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A Little More about Curvature of Curves

  • Silvanus P. Thompson
  • Martin Gardner
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Abstract

In Chapter XII we have learned how we can find out which way a curve is curved, that is, whether it curves upwards or downwards towards the right. This gave us no indication whatever as to how much the curve is curved, or, in other words, what is its curvature.

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© Martin Gardner 1998

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  • Silvanus P. Thompson
  • Martin Gardner

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