Rubber Pencil Illusion

An attempt to model the famous "Rubber Pencil Illusion" mathematically. Plenty of content is available on the Internet describing how to perform this simple illusion, but I've found little else out there to explore the math/physics behind it.

 

jeromeawhite

 
Material Type
Worksheet
Tags
exploration  physics  sinusoidal  sine  cosine  trigonometric-functions  harmonic-motion 
Target Group (Age)
15 – 19+
Language
English (United States)
 
 
 
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