Classify the following measures as scalars and vectors. $2$ meters north-west

This question has multiple parts. Therefore each part has been answered as a separate question on Clay6.com

1 Answer

Toolbox:
• A scalar quantity has only magnitude.
• A vector quantity has both magnitude and direction.
Step 1:
We are asked to classify 2meters north-west as vector or scalar quantity.
Clearly 2 meters measure signifies the magnitude and north-west the direction.
Step 2:
Since it has both magnitude and direction.So it is a vector quantity.
answered May 16, 2013

1 answer

1 answer

1 answer

1 answer

1 answer

1 answer

1 answer