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    For the curve: r = ( 2abt, a^2 log t, b^2t^2 ), show that: κ = - τ = 2abt/(a^2 + 2b^2t^2)^2 where κ = curvature of the curve τ = torsion of the curve.

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    This solution is comprised of a detailed explanation for finding the curvature of the curve and torsion of the curve.
    It contains step-by-step explanations to find the curvature and torsion of the curve, r = ( 2abt, a^2 log t, b^2t^2 ).