linear growth


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linear growth

An increase in the length (height) of a child.
See also: growth
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Associations of linear growth and relative weight gain during early life with adult health and human capital in countries of low and middle income: findings from five birth cohort studies.
Specifically, a linear growth model was run, first unconditionally without Level-2 predictors and subsequently with the Level-2 predictors.
The rate of linear growth was significantly slower than the students with reading difficulties in general education (10 < .
Proos LA, Karlberg J, Hofvander Y, Tuvemo T:Pubertal linear growth of Indian girls adopted in Sweden.
Using five separate linear growth models in Model 1, we examined the longitudinal effects of three types of parental involvement on the five parenting behaviors: HmCog, Cogni, Supot, Dtach, and Intru.
25%), linear growth was proposed, but the focus of these nine studies was on juvenile and small abalone and that focus could imply that growth alters its character above a particular size, at least in some species.
We describe exploration of exponential and linear growth through spreadsheets and graphing calculators, grounded on a rich, open-ended, real-life problem.
His main thesis is that IT doesn't just lead to linear growth, as humanity has experienced in the past, but exponential growth, and not just with IT.
The amount of cost then tracks in a linear growth curve relative to your future storage needs.
The growth depicted in my writings is not a linear growth.
The results indicated that (a) 60% of the clients were psychologically distressed, (b) clients' scores decreased significantly from pretest to posttest on psychological distress variables, (c) significant linear growth occurred in the clients' perception of the working alliance across sessions, and (d) the psychological distress outcome variables were significantly related to both the first session level of the working alliance and its linear growth.

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