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Drawing Book: Shapes Basic Shapes

http://www.visualdictionaryonline.com/science/scientific-symbols/geometrical-shapes/solids.phphelix Description: lick to hear
Volume or solid of spiral shape that turns at a constant angle.
cylinder Description: lick to hear
Volume or solid generated by the rotation of a straight line (generatrix) moving along a curved line (directrix).
regular octahedron Description: lick to hear
Volume or solid with eight triangular sides of equal area; it has six vertices and 12 edges.
parallelepiped Description: lick to hear
Volume or solid with six sides (parallelograms) that are parallel in pairs.
cube Description: lick to hear
Volume or solid with six square sides of equal area and six equal edges; it has eight vertices.
pyramid Description: lick to hear
Volume or solid generated by straight lines (edges) connecting the angles of a polygon (base) to the vertex and whose sides form triangles.
cone Description: lick to hear
Volume or solid generated by the rotation of a straight line (generatrix) along a circular line (directrix) from a fixed point (vertex).
torus Description: lick to hear
Volume or solid generated by the rotation of a circle at an equal distance from its center of rotation.
sphere Description: lick to hear
Volume with all the points on its surface the same distance from its center; the solid thus delimited is a round ball.
hemisphere Description: lick to hear
Half sphere cut along its diameter.

http://www.visualdictionaryonline.com/science/scientific-symbols/geometrical-shapes/solids.php
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