# Worksheet: Cross Section of 3D Shapes

In this worksheet, we will practice identifying the 2D shape that results from the cross section of a 3D shape.

Q1:

Determine the two-dimensional figure that results from slicing the given three-dimensional shape as shown. • A • B • C • D • E Q2:

Determine the two-dimensional figure that results from slicing the given three-dimensional shape as shown. • A • B • C • D • E Q3:

Determine the two-dimensional figure that results from slicing the given three-dimensional shape as shown. • A • B • C • D • E Q4:

Determine the two-dimensional figure that results from slicing the given three-dimensional shape as shown. • A • B • C • D • E Q5:

Determine the two-dimensional figure that results from slicing the given three-dimensional shape as shown. • A • B • C • D • E Q6:

Determine the two-dimensional figure that results from slicing the given three-dimensional shape as shown. • A • B • C • D • E Q7:

Determine the two-dimensional figure that results from slicing the given three-dimensional shape as shown. • A • B • C • D • E Q8:

Determine the two-dimensional figure that results from slicing the given three-dimensional shape as shown. • A • B • C • D • E Q9:

Determine the two-dimensional figure that results from slicing the given three-dimensional shape as shown. • A • B • C • D • E Q10:

Which of the following two-dimensional shapes could be created by slicing the sphere in the given figure? • Aa spherical triangle
• Ba rectangle
• Ca circle
• Dan ellipse
• Ea triangle

Q11:

Which of the following solids could be sliced vertically, in the orientation shown, to produce the two-dimensional cross section seen in the given figure? • A • B • C • D • E Q12:

If the solid seen in the given figure is sliced vertically, which of the following two-dimensional cross sections can result from that? • A • B • C • D • E Q13:

Which of the following solids could be sliced vertically, in the orientation shown, to produce the two-dimensional cross section seen in the given figure? • A • B • C • D • E Q14:

Which of the following two-dimensional shapes could be created by slicing the square-based pyramid in the given figure, horizontally, in a plane parallel to the base of the pyramid? • Aa trapezoid
• Ba circle
• Da triangle
• Ea square

Q15:

Which of the following two-dimensional shapes can NOT be created by slicing the cylinder in the given figure? • Aa rectangle
• Ba triangle
• Ca circle
• Dan ellipse
• Ea square

Q16:

The solid in the given figure has been sliced by a plane perpendicular to its base, in the given orientation. Which of the following two-dimensional cross sections could NOT have been created? • A • B • C • D 