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The Trochoid curve (blue) and its dual curve (red).
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The equation of the trochoid is
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:<math>x = a\phi-b\sin(\phi)</math>
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:<math>y = a-b\cos(\phi)</math>
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Revision as of 18:03, 5 February 2009

The Trochoid curve (blue) and its dual curve (red). The equation of the trochoid is

[math]x = a\phi-b\sin(\phi)[/math]
[math]y = a-b\cos(\phi)[/math]