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Te Reo Pāngarau

ahu ~nga

dimension (of space)

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Kotahi anake te ahunga o tētahi rārangi, ko tōna roa. E rua ngā ahunga o tētahi papa - ko tōna roa me tōna whānui. E toru ngā ahunga o tētahi matarau, arā, ko te roa, te whānui me te teitei.

A line only has one dimension - length. A plane surface has two dimensions - length and breadth. A solid has three dimensions - length, breadth and depth.

Tauira KŌrero

E hia ngā ahunga o te tapawhā?

Ko te whānui, te teitei me te roa ngā ahunga e toru o te matarau.

Hangaia tētahi āhua ahu-3 ki ngā poro.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

He ahu-1 te rārangi:

 

He ahu-2 te taparau, arā, he papatahi:

 

He ahu-3 te matarau:

Tauira KŌrero

E hia ngā ahunga o te tapawhā?

Ko te whānui, te teitei me te roa ngā ahunga e toru o te matarau.

Hangaia tētahi āhua ahu-3 ki ngā poro.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga