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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

  1. Graph Riley's data.

  2. 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.