3D Shapes!!! This page provides some names of 3D shapes in English with useful example sentences and ESL infographic.
3D (or 3-D) means three-dimensional or having three dimensions. A dimension is measurable in inches, microns, miles, kilometers, or any other unit of length.
The three dimensions are often called length (or depth), width (or breadth), and height.
3D Geometric Shapes
- Triangular prism
- Hexagonal prism
- Octagonal pyramid
- Pentagonal prism
3D Shapes Examples
- I notice that her paper cylinder is a rolled-up five-pound note.
- How many faces does a cube have?
- The cuboid is two meters long, is 1.5 meters wide and 0.5 meter high.
- Fold the paper to make the shape of a cone.
- The pyramid is 50 meters high and 100 meters round.
- All parts of the sphere were nicely counterpoised.
- If you cut a round fruit into two, each half is a hemisphere.
- Draw the triangular prism and get points on the surface.
- The torque force section is changed to a regular hexagonal prism from a regular quadrangular prism.
- The tetrahedron has four faces, each an equilateral triangle.
- The wall tore open, rips spreading around the torus as the air rushed outwards.
- The cycle sum of the rotation group of the octahedron was calculated.
- Which of the following sets of shapes can make a complete pentagonal prism?
- The last of these figures known to Plato is the icosahedron.
- The locus E of points is an ellipsoid.
3D Shapes Names | Infographic
Names of 3D Geometric Shapes