Physics - quantities

What is a quantity?
Anything that can be measured
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Quantities are split into two categories, called...
Scalar, Vector
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What's the difference?
Scarlar have only magnitude (speed) while Vector has mag and direction
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Give examples of Scalar
Distance, mass, speed, temp
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Give examples of Vector
Displacement (speed in direction), weight (forces acting on ground), velocity,
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Complete: Force = Scale x __
Length
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Quantities are split into two categories, called...

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Scalar, Vector

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What's the difference?

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Give examples of Scalar

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Give examples of Vector

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