Physics: Principles with Applications (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32162-592-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-32162-592-2

Chapter 3 - Kinematics in Two Dimensions; Vectors - Questions: 2

Answer

No.

Work Step by Step

Velocity is a vector quantity, with a magnitude (aka speed) and a direction. Even though the car has a constant speed of 60 km/h, if it were to travel along a winding road, its direction would be changing and it would be accelerating.
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