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brachistochrone – curve of quickest descent.
A curve on which a bead slides frictionlessly, under the influence of gravity, to an end point in the shortest time.

tautochrone- the curve for which the time taken by an object sliding without friction in uniform gravity to its lowest point is independent of its starting point.

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brachistochrone-and-tautochrone-curve

Demonstration of the Brachistochrone Curve & the Tautochrone Curve.

vSauce The Brachistochrone

 

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