# Conic solids

### Conic solids

This animation demonstrates various types of cones and pyramids.

Mathematics

Keywords

conic solid, pyramid, truncated cone, oblique circular cone, right circular cone, face, top, lateral surface, base circle, solid geometry, geometry, mathematics

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