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How many edges does cone have? 2013-01-28
From Meriem:
how many edges does cone have pls?
Answered by Lorraine Dame, Chris Fisher and Walter Whiteley.
6 faces and 8 corners 2011-03-04
From noemi:
jeff made a figure with 6 faces the figure has 8 corners all of the faces are the same size and shape what figure did jeff make
Answered by Penny Nom.
Vertices and sides of a polygon 2011-03-04
From RINA:
My questions is : would a vertices and sides of a polygon be the same number.  For example, a octagon it has 8 points and 8 sides. Am i correct?
Answered by Robert Dawson.
A triangular pyramid 2010-01-05
From ally:
how many vertices, edges, faces in a triangular pyramid?
Answered by Robert Dawson.
A simple digraph 2009-03-23
From Shabkhal:
Show that the sum of in degrees of all the nodes of a simple digraph is equal to the sum of out degrees of all its nodes and this sum is equal to the number of edges of the graph.
Answered by Victoria West.
Vertices, edges and faces 2009-02-19
From Deb:
I have been reading the responses you have to whether or not a cone and cylinder have edges, and whether a cone has a vertex. I have also found differing answers in different books and websites. Your idea that it depends why we want to call it a vertex or edge is interesting but does not help the students next year when they have a different teacher who tells them that whatever decision I make is wrong! It also doesn't help them when they do the provincial testing. Does anyone know if EQAO considers them vertices or edges? I want to know because textbooks and provincial tests often ask the students to count the number of faces, edges, and vertices or to describe a solid by using these, or to identify a solid that they have described. We need to have consistency in what we are teaching!
Answered by Chris Fisher.
Faces, edges and vertices 2009-02-04
From sheila:
what is the relationship between the number of faces and the number of edges of a triangular pyramid ?
Answered by Penny Nom.
A shape 2008-04-03
From Joshua:
what shape has 4 faces, 4 corners and 9 edges.
Answered by Penny Nom.
Some solid figures 2008-02-28
From tiffany:
What solid figure could have? It has 4 more edges than vertices,
Answered by Penny Nom.
A triangular pyramid 2007-07-22
From shani:
my homework question is confusing (yr 7 beginner) "How many vertices does a triangular pyramid have." (Mum thinks all triangles are triangular& vertices are sides) I want to be sure.
Answered by Penny Nom.
Hexagonal pyramids 2007-05-17
From Tracey:
How many faces, edges, and vertices does a hexagonal pyramid have?
Answered by Stephen La Rocque.
What's a vertex? What's an edge? 2007-05-16
From Sophie:
I don't understand what is a vertex and what is an edge. Please put a picture up and explain. I am a fifth grader.
Answered by Brennan Yaremko and Steve La Rocque.
Vertices, edges and faces 2007-04-19
From Kimberly:
I am trying to help my son find the vertices, edge, and face of a 16 sided figure. I am not sure of the process to use to find these, could you please tell me how to do this?
Answered by Penny Nom.
Which solid figure has 4 more edges than vertices? 2007-03-22
From dawn:
which solid figure has 4 more edges than vertices?
Answered by Penny Nom.
What constitutes a face for a geometric solid? 2007-02-14
From Erica:
What constitutes a face for a geometric solid? We have been getting conflicting answers from different textbooks. Some teachers are saying that cylinders and cones do not have faces. I'm thinking that cylinders have 2 and cones have 1. Please enlighten me. Thanks!
Answered by Walter Whiteley.
A cylinder has how many flat surfaces, vertices, and edges? 2007-01-09
From Stacy:
A cylinder has how many flat surfaces, vertices, and edges?
Answered by Diane Hanson and Penny Nom.
A pyramid 2004-05-11
From Quiana:
I am a student and I have the following questions I need to answer for homework:
How many sides, vertices, and edges does a pyramid have?

Answered by Penny Nom.
Some shapes 2003-04-29
From Suzanne:
  1. What shape has 12 edges all the same length?

  2. What shape has 3 surfaces and 1 is curved?

Answered by Penny Nom.
8 faces, 12 vertices, and 18 edges 2003-04-22
From Thomas:
I would like to know the proper name for this geometrical solid. It has 8 faces, 12 vertices, and 18 edges?
Answered by Penny Nom.
Euler's Formula 2000-11-11
From Denise Roberts:
I'm trying to design a unit (possibly involving a Webquest) on Polyhedra and I cannot find a formula I once used. The formula involved the number of vertices (V), edges (E), and faces (F) of the polyhedra.
Answered by Walter Whiteley.



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