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(a) Does it make sense to say that a vector is negative

University Physics | 13th Edition | ISBN: 9780321675460 | Authors: Hugh D. Young, Roger A. Freedman ISBN: 9780321675460 31

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Problem 17DQ

(a) Does it make sense to say that a vector is negative? Why? (b) Does it make sense to say that one vector is the negative of another? Why? Does your answer here contradict what you said in part (a)?

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Answer ; It makes to say that vector is a negative vector, Because it has magnitude as well as direction ,even though the magnitude is same, but if they are in opposite direction then we can say that the vector which is in opposite direction to the same vector with opposite direction We can express as follows

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Textbook: University Physics
Edition: 13
Author: Hugh D. Young, Roger A. Freedman
ISBN: 9780321675460

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