The learner will define terms relating to cylinders and identify parts of cylinders.

A solid having two identical circular parallel bases is called a circular ________.

A solid having two identical circular parallel bases is called a circular ________.

cylinder

A solid having two identical circular parallel bases is called a circular ________.

cylinder

In a circular cylinder, the surface between the two bases is called the ________.

In a circular cylinder, the surface between the two bases is called the ________.

lateral surface

In a circular cylinder, the surface between the two bases is called the ________.

lateral surface

The perpendicular distance between the bases of a circular cylinder is called the ________ of the cylinder.

altitude

altitude

The altitude of a circular cylinder is also commonly called the ________ of the cylinder.

The altitude of a circular cylinder is also commonly called the ________ of the cylinder.

height

The altitude of a circular cylinder is also commonly called the ________ of the cylinder.

height

The line passing through the centers of the bases of a circular cylinder is called the ________ of the cylinder.

axis

axis

A circular cylinder whose lateral surface is perpendicular to its bases is called a ________ circular cylinder.

right

right

In a right circular cylinder, the ________ is perpendicular to the bases.

In a right circular cylinder, the ________ is perpendicular to the bases.

axis

In a right circular cylinder, the ________ is perpendicular to the bases.

axis

The shaded circles in this cylinder are called the ________ of the cylinder.

The shaded circles in this cylinder are called the ________ of the cylinder.

bases

The shaded circles in this cylinder are called the ________ of the cylinder.

bases

The shaded portion in this cylinder is the ________ of the cylinder.

lateral surface

The shaded portion in this cylinder is the ________ of the cylinder.

lateral surface

In this cylinder, if A and B are the centers of the bases, then line AB is the ________ of the cylinder.

axis

axis

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- 6/17/2014

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- 6/17/2014

Cylinders: Basic Terminology by Fox Valley Technical College is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.