Q: Are gyroscopes useful for measuring or maintaining orientation? ¶
Q: Is a gyroscope a wheel mounted in two or three gimbals? ¶
A: Yes, and which are a pivoted supports that allow the rotation of the wheel about a single axis.
Q: Was a gyroscope made by German Johann Bohnenberger? ¶
A: Yes, and who first wrote about it in 1817.
Q: Is a gyroscope a top combined with a pair of gimbals? ¶
Q: Are gyroscopes also being used in portable electronic devices such as tablets? ¶
A: Yes, and smartphones, and smartwatches.
Q: Are gyroscopes also used in gyrotheodolites to maintain direction in tunnel mining? ¶