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What does the Ariane 5 rocket use to turn?

I noticed that the Ariane 5 does not have wings. It also does not have RCS thrusters except for sometimes with its payload, but that is not being used during liftoff. I tried to find some methods it ...
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Is it possible to turn rockets without fuel just like in KSP

When playing KSP if you click a Key (A,S,D,W) then the rocket turns without using fuel. I thought that a rocket needed RCS to turn. Is it even possible to turn a rocket in space without using any fuel?...