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hypothesis
used in Flowers for Algernon

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Definition a seemingly reasonable, but unproven, idea based upon known facts — often an idea to be tested
  • the hypothesis here proven may be described simply in the following terms: artificially increased intelligence deteriorates at a rate of time directly proportional to the quantity of the increase.
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hypothesis = a reasonable idea based upon known facts
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