What are Explanatory variable?

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Explanatory (or predictor) variable: A variable which is used in a relationship to explain or to predict changes in the values of another variable; the latter called the dependent variable.
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What is explanatory?

basically explaining what ur topic is.. tell the audience what is it and how it works

Does the explanatory variable cause changes in the response variable in a valid sample?

No. It may appear to cause the change because the changes are correlated. However, it is quite possible that changes in both variables are caused by some third, possibly unk