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8-28.

Riley was monitoring the growth of his favorite tomato plant and collected the data shown in the table below.

Time (days) | Height (cm) |
---|---|

10 | 3 |

14 | 4.3 |

18 | 7 |

21 | 8.9 |

23 | 11.4 |

Graph Riley's data.

What can you tell Riley about his plant based on the data?

Below is a graph which includes the first and last data points.

Fill in the rest on your own graph.

Based on your graph, does Riley's plant grow faster or slower with time? A steeper graph means that the plant grows faster.