Can You Pass This Basic Geometry Vocabulary Quiz?

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Geometry is an essential part of mathematics that assists in studying the size, shapes, and dimensions of things or objects. In Flat Geometry, Squares, circles, and triangles are some of the simple forms of shapes whereas Cubes, cylinders, cones, and spheres are simple shapes in solid geometry. This quiz has been designed to test your basic Geometry Vocabulary and definitions. So, let's try out the quiz. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the area of a square with side 5
    • A. 

      25 cm

    • B. 

      25 cm^2

    • C. 

      20 cm

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    What is the height of a triangle with an area of 30 cm^2 and a base of 10 cm?
    • A. 

      6 cm

    • B. 

      3 cm

    • C. 

      300 cm

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    What is the best description of a point?
    • A. 

      Straight path that has no thickness and extends forever

    • B. 

      Names a location, has no size

    • C. 

       flat surface that has no thickness and extends forever

    • D. 

      Vertical point

  • 4. 
    What is the best description of a plane?
    • A. 

       straight path that has no thickness and extends forever

    • B. 

      Names a location, has no size

    • C. 

      Flat surface that has no thickness and extends forever

    • D. 

      A thick surface 

  • 5. 
    What is the best description of a line?
    • A. 

      Straight path that has no thickness and extends forever

    • B. 

      Names a location, has no size

    • C. 

       flat surface that has no thickness and extends forever

  • 6. 
    What is the definition of a postulate?
    • A. 

      A statement that is accepted as true without proof

    • B. 

      A part of a line that starts at an endpoint and goes on forever

    • C. 

       a statement that has been proven

    • D. 

      Part of a line consisting of two points and all points between them

  • 7. 
    What is the definition of coplanar?
    • A. 

      A point at the end of a segment or the starting point of a ray

    • B. 

      Points that lie on the same line

    • C. 

      Points that lie on the same plane

    • D. 

      Part of a line consisting of two points and all points between them

  • 8. 
    What is the definition of collinear?
    • A. 

      A part of a line that starts at an endpoint and goes on forever

    • B. 

      A part of a line that starts at an endpoint and goes on forever

    • C. 

      Points that lie on the same plane

    • D. 

      A point at the end of a segment or the starting point of a ray

  • 9. 
    What is the definition of a segment?
    • A. 

      Part of a line consisting of two points and all points between them

    • B. 

      A point at the end of a segment or the starting point of a ray

    • C. 

      A statement that is accepted as true without proof

    • D. 

      A statement that has been proven

  • 10. 
    What is the definition of a ray?
    • A. 

      A point at the end of a segment or the starting point of a ray

    • B. 

      A part of a line that starts at an endpoint and goes on forever

    • C. 

      Part of a line consisting of two points and all points between them

    • D. 

      A statement that is accepted as true without proof