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    Conic sections and cones.

    I have an assignment in which my teacher wants me to explain the relationship between each of the conic section and a cone..

    I'm not a math wiz, can somone point into the right direction.. No answers please, just either somewhere that can help me.. Or explain the question.
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    Conic Section -- from Wolfram MathWorld
    The diagram here should help with the relationship. I love it, personally!

    Conic Sections
    Or maybe this is better suited.

    Is that what you needed? I got there by googling 'conics'.
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