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When two non-intersecting and non-coplaner shafts are connected by gears,the arrangement is known as helical gearing.

(a) True

(b) False

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The above asked question is from Law of Gearing-1 topic in chapter Toothed Gearing & Gear Trains of Machine Kinematics

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The correct choice is (b) False

Explanation: The two parallel and co-planar shafts connected by the gears. These gears are called spur gears and the arrangement is known as spur gearing. These gears have teeth parallel to the axis of the wheel. Another name given to the spur gearing is helical gearing.

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