Vector valued and scalar valued functions

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Hi what is the definition and meaning (geometric) of a vector valued and scalar valued function?

I read the definition in the textbook but I didn't quite get it.

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The output of a "scalar function" is a scalar, that is just a number.

The output of a "vector function" is a vector.
 
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thanks arildno!
 

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