10:40 Apr 10, 2018
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English to Swedish translations [PRO]
Science - Mathematics & Statistics
English term or phrase: directional
"The tricky thing with this model is that distance is always positive and we know that subtraction does not always result in a positive answer. It is directional."

De lexikala betydelserna av "directional" tycks mig alla leda fel. Vad kan ordet syfta på här?

Kontext: matematikdidaktik, matematik för grundskolan, subtraktion.

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1 day 3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5

På tal om avstånd, lär väl vektorer vara relevanta: matematiska storheter som har både storlek (magnitud) och riktning...<br><br>
En exempelmening, hämtad från fysik: För anisotropa material, till exempel kompositmaterial, är längdutvidgningskoefficienten normalt riktningsberoende.<br>

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