Home » Ask Physics » Difference between dot product and cross product

Difference between dot product and cross product

Shashi Kant asked:

“What is difference between cross product and dot product?”

 

Answer:

If the product of two vectors is a scalar quantity it is called scalar product or dot product.

If the product of two vectors is a vector quantity it is called vector product or cross product.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Hits so far @ AskPhysics

  • 2,274,296 hits

You may also be interested in

Subscribe to AskPhysics via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 4,339 other subscribers

August 2021
M T W T F S S
 1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031  

Learn Self Defence Techniques online

%d bloggers like this: