5 points.

Due on October 31.

A formal statement of your hypothesis, a definition of your units, and conceptual and operational definitions of your independent and dependent variables.

Here is my suggestion about how to write this assignment:

- Statement of hypothesis
- Definition of units
- Conceptual definition of your independent variable(s)
- Conceptual definition of your dependent variable
- Operationalization of yourÂ independent variable(s)
- Operationalization of your dependent variable(s)