# Solids of revolution (rectangle)

### Solids of revolution (rectangle)

Rotating a rectangle around its axes of symmetry or around its sides results in solids of revolution.

Mathematics

Keywords

solid of revolution, rectangle, right circular cylinder, axis, cylinder, solids, geometry, mathematics

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