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Elliptic Paraboloid
The Elliptic Paraboloid This surface intersects a horizontal plane z = z_{0} in an ellipse and a vertical plane x = x_{0} or y = y_{0} in a parabola. It is shaped like a bowl if c is positive and a mound if c is negative (Figure 11.1.8). Figure 11.1.8


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