Geometry Trivia: Trivia Test On Shapes And Lines! Quiz

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• 1.

Which among the following is not a three-dimensional shape?

• A.

Circle

• B.

Cube

• C.

Cylinder

• D.

Cuboid

A. Circle
Explanation
A circle is not a three-dimensional shape because it lies in a plane and only has two dimensions - length and width. It does not have any depth or height, which is a characteristic of three-dimensional shapes. On the other hand, a cube, cylinder, and cuboid are all three-dimensional shapes as they have length, width, and height.

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• 2.

Select all two dimensional shapes.

• A.

Circle

• B.

Cube

• C.

Pentagon

• D.

Square

• E.

Triangle

• F.

Prism

• G.

Cone

A. Circle
C. Pentagon
D. Square
E. Triangle
Explanation
The correct answer is Circle, Pentagon, Square, and Triangle. These shapes are all two-dimensional because they lie completely in a single plane and have only length and width, without any depth or thickness. The Cube, Prism, and Cone are three-dimensional shapes because they have depth, height, and width.

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• 3.

A two dimensional shape with six sides is called as

Hexagon
Explanation
A two-dimensional shape with six sides is called a hexagon. The term "hexa" refers to six, and "gon" refers to sides. Therefore, a hexagon is the correct answer for a shape with six sides.

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• 4.

A circle is a polygon.

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
A circle is not considered a polygon because a polygon is defined as a closed figure with straight sides. A circle, on the other hand, is a closed curve with all points equidistant from the center. Therefore, a circle does not meet the criteria to be classified as a polygon.

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• 5.

A line has two end points.

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
A line does not have two endpoints. A line is a straight path that extends infinitely in both directions, so it does not have a specific starting and ending point. Therefore, the statement that a line has two endpoints is false.

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• 6.

A ray has one end point.

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
A ray is a part of a line that starts at a specific point (called the endpoint) and extends infinitely in one direction. Therefore, it is correct to say that a ray has one endpoint.

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• 7.

_______ is used to represent a point.

Dot
Explanation
A dot is used to represent a point. A dot is a small, round symbol that is often used to indicate the location or position of a point in mathematics or on a graph. It is a simple and concise way to visually represent a single point without any additional markings or symbols.

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• 8.

The basic 2D shape of a cube is

• A.

Triangle

• B.

Square

• C.

Rectangle

• D.

Pentagon

B. Square
Explanation
A cube is a three-dimensional shape that has six square faces. Each face of a cube is a square, so the basic 2D shape of a cube is a square.

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