We are going to take a look at some straight lines in today’s post. The first thing that’s on the agenda is to define what exactly straight lines are in order to differentiate them from curved lines. Then, we’ll have a look at the concepts of rays, line segments and open rays. What is a […]

Feb 10

Dec 23
What are geometric plane shapes? What characteristics do they have? These are the questions that we will answer in this post. The principal geometric plane shapes are: The Circle The circle is a shape that can be made by tracing a curve that is always the same distance from a point that we call […]

Nov 14
In this week’s post, we will look at the cylinders. Have you heard of them? Do you know what they are? Do you know their characteristics? We will talk about all of this below. What are cylinders? Cylinders are geometric solids that are formed by a rectangle rotating about one of its sides. How […]

Oct 17
A long, long time ago (give or take 2,000 years) there was a culture, to which we owe a sizable part of the Mathematics that we know today: Ancient Greece. The most important contribution probably came from Euclid, who gathered all the information that was known about Mathematics at the time and compiled it […]

Sep 05
In today’s post we will take a look at open and closed polygons. But first, we need to know what polygons are: polygons are several straight segments placed together. Polygons can be classified as open or closed. A polygon is open when the segments do not all connect at the beginning and end. That is, if […]