Math Definitions - Letter H


Definition of Height

Definition of Height

The height of an object is its vertical distance from its top to its bottom.

The height of the elephant in the picture is measured from the top of its head to the bottoms of its feet.


The aim of this dictionary is to provide definitions to common mathematical terms. Students learn a new math skill every week at school, sometimes just before they start a new skill, if they want to look at what a specific term means, this is where this dictionary will become handy and a go-to guide for a student.


Year 1 to Year 12 students

Learning Objectives

Learn common math terms starting with letter H

Author: Subject Coach
Added on: 6th Feb 2018

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