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Does uniform motion always have uniform velocity?

  1. Feb 15, 2012 #1
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  3. Feb 15, 2012 #2

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    I have heard people refer to uniform circular motion - and that would vertainly not be uniform velocity.
     
  4. Feb 15, 2012 #3
    When we are speaking about uniform velocity ,it means that both magnitude and direction of the velocity VECTOR must be uniform with time . But when we say uniform motion , we usually refer to the magnitude alone , irrespective of the direction . So , Uniform motion need not have uniform velocity always.
     
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