## Intermediate Algebra (6th Edition)

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# Chapter 1 - Section 1.3 - Operations on Real Numbers and Order of Operations - Exercise Set: 117

#### Answer

$$Increasing$$

#### Work Step by Step

The population over 65 years is increasing as time passes. This is because the graph shows a linear (positive) trend as the years are increasing gradually. This means the population is increasing as the time (in years) is passing.

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