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1-33.

“You are growing like a weed!” D’rek’s grandmother said to him when she saw him for the first time in a year. If D’rek grew $8$ inches over the last year, and an average dandelion (a common weed) grows $0.1$ inches in one day, is D’rek growing like a weed? Justify your answer.

A weed grows $0.1(365)$ inches per year.