Is it strictly necessary to arrange figures in a sensible order? Or can I simply append drawings to the end as I think of them?

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I do not believe that they need to be in sensible order but I suggest that you do present the claims in sensible order to help the examiner to better understand your invention.

From the manual of patent examination procedures:


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