what is speed and velocity

Asked by shitalkamble078 | 1st Jan, 2021, 08:13: PM

Expert Answer:

Parameters

Speed

Velocity

Definition

Distance traveled by a body in unit time

Distance traveled by a body in a particular direction in unit time

Scalar/Vector

Scalar

Vector

Physical interpretation

Speed tells how fast a body moves

Velocity tells the direction of the body and how fast a body is moving

Sign

Always positive

Can be negative, positive or even zero

Answered by Ramandeep | 1st Jan, 2021, 09:41: PM