Growth is an increase in size or weight.
You can measure it in three ways:
- Size (height, length, width or circumference)
- Wet weight (weight + weight of all the water in the body)
- Dry weight (wight with no water in the body) <-- This can be done in an oven.
Growth in plants and animals:
- Animals stop growing at a certain point in their lives whilst plants grow continuously.
- Animals tend to grow when young then…