A closer look at tumbling toast

  title={A closer look at tumbling toast},
  author={Michael E. Bacon and George Heald and Matt James},
  journal={American Journal of Physics},
The study of the mechanics of tumbling toast provides an informative and entertaining project for undergraduates. The relatively recent introduction of software packages to facilitate the analysis of video recordings, and the numerical solution of complex differential equations, makes such a study an attractive candidate for inclusion in an experimental physics course at the undergraduate level. In the study reported here it is found that the experimentally determined free fall angular velocity… 
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