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Homogeneous but incorrect

  1. Oct 6, 2012 #1
    How is it possible that an equation shown to be homogeneous with respect to its unit may still be incorrect .
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  3. Oct 6, 2012 #2


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    welcome to pf!

    hi talhakhan! welcome to pf! :wink:

    not following you :confused:

    can you give an example? :smile:
  4. Oct 6, 2012 #3
    this is the whole question explain how an equation show to be homogeneous with respect to its unit, may still be incorrect . i saw this in an edexcel book at first i didnt even get what the question was asking .
  5. Oct 6, 2012 #4


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    You can write down a lot of equations, most of them will not describe the system you try to model.
    But that is not really useful :confused:. Do you have any context of this question?
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