Hedi Budiman


The essence of analytic geometry of space course consists in setting up a correspondence between the points of the space and real numbers. With the rapid development of technology, the students need technology supported mathematics learning to solve geometry problems. The aims of this study are to measure students' mathematical spatial reasoning abilities on surface of revolution and ellipsoids using Autograph software. The samples were 43 mathematics education students in second year. This research used quantitative descriptive method. The results showed that 85% of students obtained good category in formula concept of surface of revolution, 80% of students obtained good category on developing object arrangement and parts correlation. 75% of students obtained good enough category on the ellipsoid concept of object rotating and formula on ellipsoid, 65% of students obtained not good enough category on object observing and analyzing from rotating, equations and conclusions. Student attitude showed positive towards surface of revolution and ellipsoids using autograph

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