Hemisphere

Pronunciation: /ˈhɛm ɪˌsfɪər/ Explain

A hemisphere is one half of a sphere. A hemisphere can be formed by cutting off a sphere with a plane that passes through the center of the sphere.

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Manipulative 1 - Hemisphere Created with GeoGebra.

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McAdams, David E. Hemisphere. 7/18/2018. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/h/hemisphere.html.

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7/16/2018: Removed broken links, updated license, implemented new markup, implemented new Geogebra protocol. (McAdams, David E.)
5/5/2011: Initial version. (McAdams, David E.)

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