Diameter FAQs:


Q: Is diameter also called the diameter?

A: Yes.

Q: Is diameter an important global Riemannian invariant?

A: Yes.

Q: Is diameter the same because all such pairs of parallel tangent lines have the same distance?

A: Yes.

Q: Is diameter called the major axis?

A: Yes.

Q: Is diameter defined to be the largest distance that can be formed between two opposite parallel lines tangent to its boundary?

A: Yes, and the width is often defined to be the smallest such distance.