The operation is called "the cross(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); product." I am wondering if there are any specific characteristics that has led mathematicians to consider it a type of multiplication. After taking abstract algebra, the only conclusion I can come away with is that it more closely resembles traditional multiplication than traditional addition.

Are there any other compelling reasons?

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# Why is the Vector Product Operation Considered Multiplication?

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