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2-124.

      The table below shows the total population of Mexico for specific years. Homework Help ✎

Year

Population
(millions)

  1. Recall that average rate of change is calculated by determining the slope between two points. What is the average rate of change for the population from to

    The average rate of change is the slope between two points.
    Calculate the slope between and .
    Pay attention to the units.

  2. What is the average rate of change from to

  3. Given your answers in parts (a) and (b), for which time period is the population growth rate higher? Explain.