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"I like the speed of this technology."

Translation:Me gusta la velocidad de esta tecnología.

5 years ago

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/jonbriden

I went with "la rapidez" rather than "la velocidad" (and lost a heart). What is the difference?

5 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/IshtarmuzI

to me mind the difference is that you are correct. velocity is speed and direction. Whereas speed is speed. To be loose with the terms if they wan, most people are, but they should not mark wrong a correct translation.

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/nueby
nueby
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La diferencia entre velocidad y rapidez es que la velocidad tiene un carácter vectorial y la rapidez es una magnitud de carácter escalar.

I quoted this from http://es.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rapidez, which also deals with "celeridad".

4 years ago