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Axes and math degrees

  1. Nov 12, 2005 #1
    there are three axes when the angle made between each angle is 90deg. what would be the situation if this became 60deg. i mean how many axes would be there
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  3. Nov 12, 2005 #2
    I think axes is a bad term. At 60 degrees, the resulting coordinates wouldn't be independent.
    I think the answer is 6
    Last edited: Nov 12, 2005
  4. Nov 14, 2005 #3
    okay, How many lines can be drawn such taht the angle between each line is 60deg
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