|Nov1-07, 05:53 PM||#1|
how can area be a vector? (flux equation)
1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
How can area be a vector? ( flux = E-vector dot product A-vector )
2. Relevant equations
3. The attempt at a solution
|Nov1-07, 06:31 PM||#2|
If my memory serves me correctly the area vector's direction is given by the normal to the surface.
It allows for us to define the plane in which the area lies.
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