Right Circular Cone

A circular cone the centers of whose sections form a line perpendicular to the bases. When used without qualification, the term "cone" often refers to a right circular cone.

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Kern, W. F. and Bland, J. R. "Right Circular Cone." §25 in Solid Mensuration with Proofs, 2nd ed. New York: Wiley, pp. 60-64, 1948.

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Right Circular Cone

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Weisstein, Eric W. "Right Circular Cone." From MathWorld--A Wolfram Web Resource.

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