Growth facts for kids
Growth means an increase in some quantity over time.
The quantity can be physical (e.g., growth in height, growth in an amount of money) or abstract (e.g., a system becoming more complex, an organism becoming more mature). It can also refer to the mode of growth, i.e. numeric models for describing how much a particular quantity grows over time:
- Cell growth
- Individual growth
- Population growth
- Bacterial growth
- Tumours can sometimes be referred to as a growth
- Growth hormone
- Economic growth
- For financial growth due to simple interest or compound interest see Interest
- Personal growth, i.e., Personal development
- Linear growth
- Logistic growth
- Exponential growth
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