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goformit100
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Is it possible to add a vector quantity to a scalar quantity?
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goformit100 Group Title
Is it possible to add a vector quantity to a scalar quantity? Explain.
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ParthKohli Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Nope. You cannot do that, since scalars don't follow vector algebra.
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Eyad Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
No, only like quantities can be added, so even if both quantities are vectors eg force and acceleration, or both scalars like energy and time, they still cannot be ...
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ParthKohli Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@Eyad Did you forget to credit Wikihow?
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goformit100 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Ok, but is it true can we Multiply or not ?
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ParthKohli Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Or I mean wiki.answers
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ParthKohli Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Yes, we can multiply.
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ParthKohli Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
We can multiply a scalar by a vector because multiplying a scalar by a vector is just like adding the vector to itself again and again.
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goformit100 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
What is the special name given to this perticular theorem then ?
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Eyad Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
~Wiki answers . @ParthKohli ,Happy ?
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ParthKohli Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
It's no theorem.
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goformit100 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
ok then what can it be call then ?
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ParthKohli Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
It's just... I don't know lol
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goformit100 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Ok Thanks
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UnkleRhaukus Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
lets try it \[\alpha=6\\ \vec v=\langle1,2,0\rangle\] \[\alpha+\vec v=6+\langle1,2,0\rangle=\,?\] \[\alpha\times \vec v=6\langle1,2,0\rangle=\langle6\times1,6\times2,6\times0\rangle=\langle 6,12,0\rangle\]
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