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Is work a scalar or a vector quantity and why?

  1. Aug 24, 2009 #1
    Is work a scalar or a vector quantity and why?
     
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  3. Aug 24, 2009 #2

    kuruman

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    Re: Confusion!!!

    A scalar. If it were a vector, what would the direction of 20 Joules be?
     
  4. Aug 24, 2009 #3
    Re: Confusion!!!

    Thanks.......
     
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