Please help understand these questions:
1) What is the difference between hypothesis and theory? If there is a difference between the two, what comes first – hypothesis or theory?
2) Why is it important to test a hypothesis? Give the rationale. Can we conduct research without hypothesis testing? Can you think of an example in an organization where research was conducted using hypothesis testing?
1) Hypothesis is proposed postulates to explaining a phenomena.
A hypothesis is proposed based on some observations or experiments.
A theory is the result of scientific testing of a hypothesis,
and developing an explanation that is taken to be true about …
Here we describe in-brief difference between hypothesis and theory.