- Motivation and knowledge
- Content - A differential equation for exponential growth and decay
- Content - Radioactive decay and half-life
- Content - Population growth and doubling time
- Content - Another differential equation for growth and decay
- Content - Interest and discrete growth
- Content - Non-exponential growth and decay
- Links forward - Discrete and continuous growth
- Links forward - Logistic growth
- History and applications - World population
- History and applications - HIV virus population growth and decay
- History and applications - Newton’s law of cooling
- History and applications - Logarithmic plots
- Appendix
- Answers to exercises
- References