Definition of Geometry

  • Geometry basically means measure (metry) of the earth (geo).
  • Geometry is the most practical branch of mathematics.
  • Geometry is the study of geometric figures in two dimensions and three dimensions.
  • Geometry deals with the properties, measurements and relationships of points, lines, angles, surfaces, and solids that appear in the world around us.
  • Geometry extensively uses Arithmetic and Algebra to arrive at the solutions of its problems.

Related Terms for Geometry

  • Point
  • Line
  • Angle
  • Surface
  • Solid
  • Ray
  • Surface
  • Polygon
  • Circle
  • Prism
  • Pyramid
  • Cone
  • Cylinder
  • Polyhedron
  • Axiom
  • Theorem
  • Proof