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A scatter plot shows positive trend if ‘y’ value tends to increase as ‘x’ value increases.

A scatter plot shows negative trend if ‘y’ value tends to decrease as ‘x’ value increases.

A scatter plot is said to have no trend if no general pattern is observed.

The above given scatter plot shows

The above given scatter plot shows negative trend because clearly as ‘x’ is increasing, ‘y’ values are decreasing thus moving downward!