How To Calculate The Area Of A Right Cone
Mathematics / Geometry
The cone is another threedimensional shape based on the circle. You could think of it as the cross between a circle and a right triangle. Its properties will have features of both shapes, and this ma continue reading this fact

How To Calculate The Volume Of A Right Cone
Mathematics / Geometry
Cones are used every day for a variety of purposes. Perhaps the most useful application of the cone shape is as a funnel. For finding the volume, a cone is best viewed as a stack of circles, each one continue reading this fact

Origins Of The Meter
Mathematics / History
The origins of the meter go back to at least the 18th century. At that time, there were two competing approaches to the definition of a standard unit of length. Some suggested defining the meter as th continue reading this fact
