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The diagram shows a cone and its axis of rotation. If a plane passes through the axis of rotation, which type of cross section will be formed?

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  1. anonymous
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  2. anonymous
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    a circle an isosceles triangle a parabola an oval

  3. anonymous
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    i thought it was a parabola

  4. welshfella
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    it depends on the direction of the plane If its flying horizontally it will be a circle. If its climbing or descending it will be a parabola

  5. anonymous
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    okay well its descending so it should be a parabola.

  6. welshfella
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    - or possibly on oval.

  7. anonymous
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    hmm.

  8. welshfella
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  9. welshfella
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    C = circle O = oval P = parabola

  10. anonymous
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    its Oval

  11. anonymous
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    Thanks ^.^

  12. welshfella
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    yw

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