### Wiktionary

scalar multiplication(Noun)

Multiplication of a vector by a scalar (which belongs to the vector space's field of scalars).

### Freebase

Scalar multiplication

In mathematics, scalar multiplication is one of the basic operations defining a vector space in linear algebra. In an intuitive geometrical context, scalar multiplication of a real Euclidean vector by a positive real number multiplies the magnitude of the vector without changing its direction. The term "scalar" itself derives from this usage: a scalar is that which scales vectors. Scalar multiplication is the multiplication of a vector by a scalar, and must be distinguished from inner product of two vectors.

### Numerology

Chaldean Numerology

The numerical value of scalar multiplication in Chaldean Numerology is:

**1**Pythagorean Numerology

The numerical value of scalar multiplication in Pythagorean Numerology is:

**3**

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