## Plane and Solid Geometry |

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ABCD altitude axis bisector bisects called centre chord circumference circumscribed coincide construct curve cylinder denote diagonals diameter dihedral angles directrix distance divided Draw ellipse equiangular equidistant equilateral triangle equivalent feet Find the area Find the locus frustum given circle given line given point given straight line greater Hence homologous hyperbola hypotenuse inches inscribed intersection isosceles triangle lateral area lateral edges latus rectum limit middle point number of sides opposite parabola parallel lines parallelogram parallelopiped perimeter perpendicular plane MN polyhedron prism prismatoid Proof proportional prove Q. E. D. PROPOSITION radii radius ratio rectangle regular polygon respectively rhombus right angle right circular right triangle segments similar slant height sphere spherical triangle square surface tangent tetrahedron THEOREM trapezoid triangle ABC triangle is equal trihedral vertex vertices

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