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Unformatted text preview: Its interesting to note that two of the hinges move some during the rotation, but return to their original orientation. All the others move at right angles. The two that return to their original orientation are C-d and A-F. You can easily build such a contraption using Legos. Youll find that B cannot be rotated in a complete circle with respect to A. Itll stop somewhere around 135 degrees either way, possibly smaller with a construction that doesnt jiggle as much as the Legos do. Let me offer one further question: What is the largest angle through which plate B can be rotated?...
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This note was uploaded on 03/01/2010 for the course MATH 301 taught by Professor Albertodelgado during the Spring '10 term at Bradley.
- Spring '10