Concept associated with various mathematical objects such as number sequences, functions or graphs that describes how an object increases (grows) or decreases (shrinks).

### Properties

The growth properties of a mathematical object are related to the object’s characteristics:

**Linear growth**

Characteristic of a phenomenon that increases continuously in a given interval, according to a linear rule or direct variation.**Exponential growth**

Characteristic of a phenomenon that increases continuously in a given interval, according to an exponential rule.**Logarithmic growth**

Characteristic of a phenomenon that increases continuously in a given interval, according to a logarithmic rule.