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Degree of freedom definition help

  1. Jun 24, 2010 #1
    I have been trying to learn degree of freedom and constraints by myself. However the content of these materials are very limited especially of Degree of freedom. I tried to check about these materials on the wikipedia too, but disappointed with the content about it. Can anyone provide me the links regarding these topics especially of degree of freedom.
     
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  3. Jun 25, 2010 #2

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    What is wrong with this definition from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Degrees_of_freedom_(mechanics)" [Broken]:

    DOF_Degrees_of_freedom_(mechanics).png

    As for the constraints, look for http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kinematic_pair" [Broken]. I think it will help you.

    [URL]http://web.mit.edu/mecheng/pml/spec_config-8.jpg[/URL]
     
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