I was discussing with my friends that problem:(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

If we have a cone, upside down, rotating with angular speed constant, how much degrees of freedom, the system has?

Ok, I think that if the movement is restricted to rotate around a static axis, and the speed of rotation is constant, you don't have any generalized coordinate to describe the movement...

Is it possible? or even you have a generalized coordinate at last?

Thanks,

MiGUi

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# Zero degrees of freedom. Does it has any sense?

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