Topic 1.3: Vectors and Scalars Flashcards Preview

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What are scalar quantities?

quantities that have only magnotude

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What are vector quantities?

quantities that have both magnitude and direction

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Is length a scalar or vector quantity?

scalar

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Is area a scalar or vector quantity?

scalar

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Is volume a scalar or vector quantity?

scalar

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Is speed a scalar or vector quantity?

scalar

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Is mass a scalar or vector quantity?

scalar

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Is density a scalar or vector quantity?

scalar

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Is pressure a scalar or vector quantity?

scalar

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Is temperature a scalar or vector quantity?

scalar

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Is energy a scalar or vector quantity?

scalar

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Is entropy a scalar or vector quantity?

scalar

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Is work a scalar or vector quantity?

scalar

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Is power a scalar or vector quantity?

scalar

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Is displacement a scalar or vector quantity?

vector

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Is direction a scalar or vector quantity?

vector

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Is velocity a scalar or vector quantity?

vector

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Is acceleration a scalar or vector quantity?

vector

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Is momentum a scalar or vector quantity?

vector

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Is force a scalar or vector quantity?

vector

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Is lift a scalar or vector quantity?

vector

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Is drag a scalar or vector quantity?

vector

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Is thrust a scalar or vector quantity?

vector

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Is weight a scalar or vector quantity?

vector