Conic Section Showing an Hyperbola

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Illustration showing the definition of an hyperbola as a conic section. “The section of a right circular cone made by a plane that cuts both nappes of the cone is a hyperbola.” A double right circular cone with a plane parallel to the axis cutting through the cones.


G.A. Wentworth Plane And Solid Geometry (Boston: Ginn & Company, 1899) 458


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