# Distinguish between speed and velocity

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2015-06-23T15:56:09+05:30

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Speed is a measure of how fast an object is moving so it's the distance traveled per unit time.

Velocity on the  is the rate at which an object changes a position.
2015-06-23T16:13:03+05:30

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Speed is a scalar quantity.
Velocity is a vector

Speed = Distance/time
Velocity = Displacement/time