What is Animation?
Animation is the illusion of movement, still images are rapidly displayed to create this illusion. Animation can be used to demonstrate how to do things, how things work or to prompt the user to do something. Animation is also used for entertainment or to create interest in a presentation.
What is Video?
Video is a continuous stream of data which is then later broken down and tuned into individual frames for viewing. Video can be used to easily show and describe to someone how to do something. It adds realism and interest to a presentation.