Graphic Methods in an Educational Course on Mechanics

  title={Graphic Methods in an Educational Course on Mechanics},
  author={ALEX. P. TROTTER},
IT is difficult to reconcile Mr. Milne's opening statement (NATURE, May 5, p. 5) with the rest of his letter. He begins by venturing to think that no one will gainsay Mr. W. Larden's main contention (NATURE, April 28, p. 607) that “analytical methods give a grasp of the principles of statics while graphical methods disguise them,” and he goes on to give… CONTINUE READING