14 terms

base of a solid

a special face of a solid figure

cone

three-dimensional figure with a circular base and lateral surface that tapers to a point

cube

three-dimensional figure made of six congruent squares

cylinder

three-dimensional figure with two parallel, equal circular bases and a curved surface

face a plane

figure that is one side of a solid figure

lateral face

any face that is not a base

net

a two-dimensional representation of a three-dimensional shape when unfolded

plane figure

a two-dimensional shape

prism

three-dimensional figure with two parallel, congruent polygon faces and all other faces are parallelograms

pyramid

three-dimensional figure with a polygon as a base and all other faces are triangles with a common vertex

solid

geometric figure with three dimensions (3D)

sphere

three-dimensional figure where all points are the same distance from the center

rectangular prism

three-dimensional figure with six faces; has two rectangular parallel, congruent bases and four rectangular lateral faces

volume

the amount of space in a three-dimensional figure