Quadric Surfaces

This page is a sub-page of our page on Surfaces.

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The sub-pages of this page are:

Confocal Quadrics
• Diagonalizing Quadrics

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Related KMR-pages:

Ruled Surfaces
Conics
Optical properties of Conics
Optical properties of Quadrics

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Other related sources of information:

Quadric at Wikipedia
Ellipsoid at Wikipedia
Hyperboloid at Wikipedia
Paraboloid at Wikipedia
Sphere at Wikipedia
• Cylinder at Wikipedia
Cone at Wikipedia

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The interactive simulations on this page can be navigated with the Free Viewer
of the Graphing Calculator.

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Quadric Surfaces

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Ellipsoid-longitude-latitude-parametrization.gcf

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Ellipsoid – Principal Curvature Net.gcf:

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EllipsoidPrincipal Curvature Net (variation):

The interactive simulation that created this movie.

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One-sheeted hyperboloid from lines:

The interactive simulation that created this movie.

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Hyperboloid of one sheetruled parametrization:

The interactive simulation that created this movie.

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Hyperboloid of one sheet as an intersection of two planes:

The interactive simulation that created this movie.

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Hyperboloid of one sheet as an intersection of two planes (two windows):

The interactive simulation that created this movie.

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Hyperboloidograph (ElicaTeam on YouTube)
creates a hyperboloid of revolution:

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Hyperboloid of revolution (Bob Lemay on YouTube):

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How to build a flexible hyperboloid of revolution (Jürgen Richter-Gebert on YouTube):

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