A plant 3 in. tall grows an average of 0.5 in. each month. Which equation models the flower’s height h after x months?

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A plant 3 in. tall grows an average of 0.5 in. each month. Which equation models the flower’s height h after x months?

Answer:

0.5x+3

This expression states that per x month(s), the plant grows 0.5 inches on average, added to 3 inches from the plant’s current height.