Precalculus (6th Edition) Blitzer

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ISBN 10: 0-13446-914-3
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Chapter 6 - Section 6.6 - Vectors - Exercise Set - Page 784: 105


The statement does not make sense.

Work Step by Step

The vector quantity represents magnitude as well as direction. The man’s height is a scalar quantity because the man’s height does not have any direction; it has only magnitude. A vector does not represent the average yearly rate of change in a man’s height. Thus, the statement is false.
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