Precalculus (6th Edition) Blitzer

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Chapter 6 - Section 6.6 - Vectors - Concept and Vocabulary Check - Page 781: 2


A quantity that has magnitude but no direction is called a scalar.

Work Step by Step

A scalar may be defined as the quantity having only magnitude but no direction. A scalar quantity is represented without an arrow. Distance, speed, volume, length etc. are the examples of a scalar quantity
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