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The acceleration vector in a uniform circular motion is towards the center.

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Is the acceleration of a rocket a vector or scalar?

It is a vector. A scalar has only magnitude. A vector has magnitude and direction.Acceleration is a vector because it has magnitude and direction. That's why an object can be said to be accelerating if it has a circular rotation and a constant speed; even though it's speed isn't changing, it's direction constantly is. Displacement (s), velocity (v), and acceleration (a), are vectors because they have both magntude and direction.


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Does acceleration involve a direction?

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