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Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsChemistry · 1 month ago

is 4 m/s2 east the same as 4 m/s2 west?

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  • 4 weeks ago

    For example, if a car turns a corner at constant speed, it is accelerating because its direction is changing. ... Acceleration is a vector in the same direction as the change in velocity, Δv. ... Notice that we assign east as positive and west as negative. ... An acceleration of 8.33 m/s2 due west means that the horse increases its ...

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  • 4 weeks ago

    The magnitude of acceleration is the same, but opposite directions

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  • david
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    These are VECTOR quantities.  They have the same magnitude, but different directions so they are NOT the same.

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  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    This is not a question about Chemistry.  It needs moving to Physics.

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  • 1 month ago

    They're the same only if you think that east the same as west.

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  • GTB
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    no, they are in fact antiparallel

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  • Dr W
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    see the attached pic

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  • Jim
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    No, opposite directions.

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