Give the differences between scalar and vector quantities.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 11th Apr, 2014, 03:28: PM

Expert Answer:

Parameters
        Scalar Quantities
     Vector Quantities
Definition
The physical quantities which
 have magnitude only are scalars.
The physical quantities which
have magnitude and direction both are vectors.
Example
Mass, length, distance, speed, etc.
Displacement, velocity, acceleration, etc.

Answered by  | 11th Apr, 2014, 05:28: PM