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.

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Q2:

Determine the two-dimensional figure that results from slicing the given three-dimensional shape as shown.

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Q3:

Determine the two-dimensional figure that results from slicing the given three-dimensional shape as shown.

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Q4:

Determine the two-dimensional figure that results from slicing the given three-dimensional shape as shown.

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Q5:

Determine the two-dimensional figure that results from slicing the given three-dimensional shape as shown.

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Q6:

Determine the two-dimensional figure that results from slicing the given three-dimensional shape as shown.

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Q7:

Determine the two-dimensional figure that results from slicing the given three-dimensional shape as shown.

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Q8:

Determine the two-dimensional figure that results from slicing the given three-dimensional shape as shown.

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Q9:

Determine the two-dimensional figure that results from slicing the given three-dimensional shape as shown.

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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?

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Q12:

If the solid seen in the given figure is sliced vertically, which of the following two-dimensional cross sections can result from that?

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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?

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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
  • Can irregular quadrilateral
  • 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?

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