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Unformatted text preview: d by magnitude and direction
ex: displacement
velocity
Matrices
… All these objects are different
types of Tensors. Scalars are
tensors of rank zero, vectors are
tensors of rank 1, …. Scalars and Vectors • •
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• Scalars: a, b a+b is scalar a b is scalar a . b is scalar a/b is scalar • Vectors , , Proper.es of Vectors Two vectors are equal if they have the same magnitude and the same direc.on All vectors in this diagram are equal. Adding Vectors • When adding vectors, their direc.ons must...
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 Winter '14

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