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yasuoka (21275) : Tuesday August 18, @08:52PM (#1625149)
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Why did the alphabetical ordering change? To overcome a mechanical problem.
When the typist went too quickly the typebars would collide, jamming the mechanism.
The solution was to change the locations of the keys: letters such as i and e that were often typed in succession were placed on opposite sides of the machine so that their bars would not collide.4 amazon調べ
4. The story makes sense, but the arrangement of the keys doesn't completely fit the story.
Yes, i and e form a frequent pair and are far apart, but what about other frequent pairs, such as e and r, or i, n, g amazon調べ