# On the tumbling toast problem

@article{Borghi2012OnTT, title={On the tumbling toast problem}, author={Riccardo Borghi}, journal={European Journal of Physics}, year={2012}, volume={33}, pages={1407 - 1420} }

A didactical revisitation of the so-called tumbling toast problem is presented here. The numerical solution of the related Newton's equations has been found in the space domain, without resorting to the complete time-based law of motion, with a considerable reduction of the mathematical complexity of the problem. This could allow the effect of the different physical mechanisms ruling the overall dynamics to be appreciated in a more transparent way, even by undergraduates. Moreover, the…

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