Cone
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Definition of Cone
Cone is a threedimensional figure that has one circular base and one vertex.
More About Cone
 Right Cone: A right cone is a cone in which the vertex is aligned directly above the center of the base. The base need not be a circle here.
 Right Circular Cone: When the base of a right cone is a circle, it is called a right circular cone. In a right circular cone, each point on the circle is equidistant from the vertex of the cone.
 Oblique Cone: When the vertex of a cone is not aligned directly above the center of its base, it is called an oblique cone.
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Solved Example on Cone
Ques: Find the base area of a cone of height 5 units and base radius 2 units.
Choices:
A. 5B. 2
C. 4
D. 12.57
Correct Answer: D
Solution:

Step 1: The base radius is 2 units.
Step 2: So, the area of the base is π × 2 × 2 = 12.57 sq units.
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