What is the difference between speed and velocity?
Speed is faster.No. An object's speed is part of its velocity.
Velocity has to be in a specific direction.Yes! An object's speed is measured in distance per time, such as 20 miles per hour. Its velocity must include a direction, such as north at 20 miles per hour.
They mean the same thing.No. The two terms have different meanings.
Speed is a general term and velocity is a scientific term.No. Both terms are used in science, and they mean different things.
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