# Chapter 6 - Section 6.6 - Vectors - Concept and Vocabulary Check - Page 781: 1

A quantity that has both magnitude and direction is called a vector.

#### Work Step by Step

A vector is defined as the quantity which has both magnitude as well as direction. A vector quantity is represented as $\overrightarrow{a}$. Force, displacement, electric field etc. are the examples of vector quantity.

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