What are 3D Shapes? - Definition & Examples


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What is a 3D shape?

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1. How can you test whether a shape is 3D?

2. What does the 'D' in 3D stand for?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

In this practice quiz/worksheet combo, you will be assessed on your definition of what a 3D shape is, properties of 3D shapes, and some examples.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This practice will test your understanding of:

  • What qualifies 3D shapes as such
  • The 'D' in 3D
  • Examples of 3D shapes
  • How to test if a shape is 3D

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding shapes
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on math with 3D shapes
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read and correctly interpret information regarding how to determine if a shape is 3D

Additional Learning

If you want to learn more about 3D shapes, check out the accompanying lesson titled What are 3D Shapes? - Definition & Examples. It will cover things like:

  • What it means to be 3D
  • 3D shapes in mathematics
  • Examples of real-world 3D shapes