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Classify the following measures as scalars and vectors. $(i)\;10\: kg$

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  • A scalar quantity has only magnitude.
  • A vector quantity has both magnitude and direction.
Step 1:
We are asked to classify 10kg as vector or scalar quantity.
Here 10kg gives only the magnitude of the measure.It has no direction.
Step 2:
Clearly it is a scalar quantity.
answered May 16, 2013 by sreemathi.v