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Step 5: Design an experiment

Now it’s time to organize everything you know into a statement about your problem or question, and write a procedure that explains every step you’ll take in carrying out your experiment.

There are five steps to designing your experiment:

5A. Define the problem
5B. Select your variables
5C. Draft your hypothesis
5D. Write your procedure
5E. Get permissions