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Topic: Angle Problem
Replies: 8   Last Post: Nov 30, 1996 2:14 AM

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 Scott Phung Posts: 32 Registered: 12/6/04
Angle Problem
Posted: Nov 22, 1996 5:56 PM

I'm just wondering about the FOLLOWING simple question.

If I have an angle t, where t is measured in degrees, how
big will it look if it is magnified through a glass
that magnifies things k times. Is there a formula?

Say i have an angle of 7/2 degrees. And the glass magnifies it
3 times. What would the angle seem like?

My guess would that the angle would look like it was
7^3 / 2^3 or 3*(7/2) degrees.

Of course my theory will look retarted if i had an angle of
200 degrees and it is magnified three times, so the
resulting angle would look like 200^3 or 3*200 degrees, which
is simply impossible.

Thanks for any input,
Scott.

Date Subject Author
11/22/96 Scott Phung
11/22/96 Dann Corbit
11/22/96 peter
11/23/96 J. H. Bumbleshook
11/25/96 Pat Fleckenstein (x58885)