How to Calculate Cross Section Area?

Answer Slice through any three-dimensional object and you produce a two-dimensional, internal view of the object. When slicing or sectioning at exactly 90 degrees to the primary axis of the object, a cros... Read More »

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How to Draw a Geologic Cross Section?

Geologic cross sections are representations of the earth. Imagine cutting into the ground or into a mounting with a laser and then lifting out of the earth a huge square. The square of laser-cut ea... Read More »

How to Build a 3D Cross-Section Model of the Skin?

When teaching students about the skin, it can be helpful to provide them with a display model of a 3D cross-section of the skin that will allow them to see the skin layers. You can make your own 3D... Read More »

What mountain does the Simatai section of the Wall cross?

The Simatai section of the Great Wall of China traverses the ridges and cliffs of Mount Yanshan. This 5.4 km span of the Great Wall is steep and rough for hikers with 35 watchtowers along Mount Yan... Read More »

Who discovered that the amount of rings in a cross-section determined the age of a tree?

Andrew Ellicott Douglass was the first person to discover that one could determine the age of a tree by studying the rings. Douglass was a 27-year-old astronomer when he discovered this phenomenon... Read More »