Boy's Own Paper, 1 (1879), 107.
Some More About Tops
The Author of "Boy and Man", etc., pseud. [Thomas S Millington]
Short Fiction, Dialogue
Amusement, Physics, Mechanics, Force, Sound, Physiology
Continues the conversation between a boy and his school master about the properties of spinning tops. The master explains to his charge why the top hums (in terms of sound waves impinging on the ear).
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