Divergence can be defined as the net outward flux per unit volume and can be explained using Gauss' theorem. (I read this in Feynman lectures Vol. 2)(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

In the next page, He derives Stokes' theorem using small squares.

The left side of equation represents the total circulation of a vector field along a closed path S.

The right side contains the component of Curl perpendicular to ##\Delta a##

This only gives meaning to a particular component of Curl. How can I explain Curl using stokes' theorem just like how divergence is explained?

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# Meaning of Curl from stokes' theorem

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