Solving for the catenary scale parameter
( go to the article → https://www.johndcook.com/blog/2020/09/28/catenary-scale/ )
A catenary with scale a is the graph of the function f(x; a) = a cosh(x/a) – a. The x and the a are separated by a semicolon rather than a comma to imply that we think of x as the variable and a as a parameter. This graph passes through the origin, i.e. for any […] The post Solving for the catenary scale parameter first appeared on John D. Cook.
Sept. 28, 2020, 4:39 p.m.