Math Definitions - Letter O


Definition of Oblique

Definition of Oblique

Oblique is another word for "slanting".

Oblique lines are neither horizontal or vertical, they go off at a slant. The angles that they make with the horizontal are not \(0^\circ, 90^\circ, 180^\circ,\) or \(270^\circ\).


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 O

Author: Subject Coach
Added on: 6th Feb 2018

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