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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.



