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What is a constant vector?

  1. Jul 30, 2008 #1
    What is a "constant" vector?

    Please thanks
     
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  3. Jul 30, 2008 #2

    arildno

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    Re: What is a "constant" vector?

    A vector that doesn't change as a pre-determined "variable" (say, for example, "time"), changes.
     
  4. Jul 30, 2008 #3
    Re: What is a "constant" vector?

    maybe it would easier to answer if you gave us some context.
     
  5. Jul 30, 2008 #4

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    Re: What is a "constant" vector?

    A vector that has a constant length but changes direction would not be a constant vector. That is why an object moving in a circle with constant speed still has an acceleration.
     
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