# Flashcards - Solving Basic Geometric Problems

Flashcards - Solving Basic Geometric Problems
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surface area
The surface area of a solid object is a measure of the total area that the surface of the object occupies
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diameter
In geometry, a diameter of a circle is any straight line segment that passes through the center of the circle and whose endpoints lie on the circle
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similar shapes
Two geometrical objects are called similar if they both have the same shape, or one has the same shape as the mirror image of the other
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area
Area is the quantity that expresses the extent of a two-dimensional figure or shape, or planar lamina, in the plane
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area
Area is the quantity that expresses the extent of a two-dimensional figure or shape, or planar lamina, in the plane
similar shapes
Two geometrical objects are called similar if they both have the same shape, or one has the same shape as the mirror image of the other
diameter
In geometry, a diameter of a circle is any straight line segment that passes through the center of the circle and whose endpoints lie on the circle
surface area
The surface area of a solid object is a measure of the total area that the surface of the object occupies
prism
PRISM is a clandestine surveillance program under which the United States National Security Agency collects internet communications from at least nine major US internet companies
congruent
In geometry, two figures or objects are congruent if they have the same shape and size, or if one has the same shape and size as the mirror image of the other
solid
Solid is one of the four fundamental states of matter
scale factor
A scale factor is a number which scales, or multiplies, some quantity
hexagon
In geometry, a hexagon is a six-sided polygon or 6-gon

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