College Physics (7th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0-32160-183-1
ISBN 13: 978-0-32160-183-4

Chapter 1 - Measurement and Problem Solving - Learning Path Questions and Exercises - Conceptual Questions - Page 27: 12


No equations and equivalent statement cannot always be same. Because equations can be stated in an equivalent statement but equivalent statement cannot be stated in an equation.

Work Step by Step

Example : We know that foot can be stated in yards by saying, 3foot is equal to 1yard is an equivalent statement. Where as 3ft = 1yd is not an equation. So equation and equivalent statement not always the same.
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