why the electric flux is scalar quantity when both electric field and surface area is vector quantity ?

Asked by Yash Kumar | 12th Aug, 2010, 12:00: AM

Expert Answer:

Because it's just a quantity obtained by scalar product of two vectors, electric field and surface area.
And scalar product always gives a scalalr from combination of two vector quantities.

Answered by  | 12th Aug, 2010, 02:08: PM

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