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Which statement is true? (a) distance is a vector quantity (b) magnitude of distance is smaller than displacement (c) magnitude of is equal to magnitude of displacement

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Which statement is true?

(a) distance is a vector quantity

(b) magnitude of distance is smaller than displacement

(c) magnitude of is equal to magnitude of displacement

(d) the value of distance is negative

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Correct answer: (c) magnitude of is equal to magnitude of displacement

Explanation: 

When an object moves in a straight line in the fixed direction without coming back, it’s displacement and distance magnitude will always be equal.

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