**Cylindrical solids**

This animation demonstrates various types of cylindrical solids as well as their lateral surfaces.

**Mathematics**

**Keywords**

cylindrical solid, right circular cylinder, oblique circular cylinder, right prism, right rectangular prism, lateral surface, base circle, rectangle, solid geometry, mathematics

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