Creep ___ as the age of application of load _____ A. Increase,

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Creep ___ as the age of application of load _____

A. Increase, increase

B. Increase, decrease

C. Decrease, decrease

D. Decrease, increase

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Origin of the question is Creep in portion Elasticity, Creep and Shrinkage of Concrete Technology

The correct option is D. Decrease, increase

The explanation is: Creep decreases as the age of application of load increases, because of strength increases.