I Classification of First Order Linear Partial Differential Eq

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Not all linear first order PDEs are hyperbolic, no.
The Quora post you point to actually spells that out... the author says that some are elliptical etc.

You classify a PDE according to the definitions of the classes... for that detail, you need a good reference on PDEs.

Turns out to be an easy Google (use, "classifying PDEs") to get for instance:
 

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