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Can someone give me the intuition behind not using time as a parameter

  1. Dec 5, 2011 #1
    Can someone give me the intuition behind not using time as a parameter for a Cycloid.
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Dec 5, 2011 #2
    Re: Cycloid

    Sorry I mean to say why is using the angle by which the wheel has turned more preferable than using time as a parameter. I understand both can be used.
     
  4. Dec 5, 2011 #3
    Re: Cycloid

    Sorry I mean to say why is using the angle by which the wheel has turned more preferable than using time as a parameter. I understand both can be used.
     
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