Plane Sections of Surfaces

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This Demonstration shows the intersections of planes perpendicular to the axes with plots of the quadratic form , which are paraboloids, hyperbolic paraboloids, ellipsoids, cones, or hyperboloids of one or two sheets.

Contributed by: Germán Alvarado Jiménez (March 2011)
(University Santo Tomás of Bogotá-Colombia)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA




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