Real-World Math | Ellipsoid

Nov 22, 2021 | Gilbert

Real World Math📐

Today we are exploring real world examples of ellipsoids.
An ellipsoid is a three-dimensional figure whose plane sections are ellipses or circles. So, basically a squashed sphere!
Things like American footballs and eggs can be considered ellipsoids!
What real-world examples can you find in your day-to-day life?
Applying mathematical concepts to tangible objects can help students of all ages understand exactly what they mean!
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