Can anyone explain to me the concept of div and curl? Of course, I know how to determine the div and curl of a vector, but I don't really understand their physical significance.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Any help is greatly appreciated.

--Brian

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# Meaning of div and curl

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