Data Collection and Conclusions

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Data Collection and Conclusions
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The global temperature anomaly indicates how much warmer or colder the average global temperature is than normal during a particular time. A researcher conducting an observational study charted and analyzed atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) levels and the global temperature anomaly in degree celsius since the year 1960.
The researcher observed that the rate of increase of atmospheric CO2 since 1960 (approximately 4.0% per decade). Based on this data, which conclusion is valid?

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