A cylinder is kept in such a way its axis is parallel to both

a-cylinder-is-kept-in-such-a-way-its-axis-is-parallel-to-both

A cylinder is kept in such a way its axis is parallel to both the reference planes and cut completely by a section plane is perpendicular to V.P and inclined to H.P then the section will be __________

A. parabola

B. circle

C. rectangle

D. ellipse

I have been asked this question in exam.

I need to ask this question from Sections of Cylinders topic in chapter Section of Solids of Engineering Drawing

Correct answer is D. ellipse

For explanation: Given a cylinder is placed on profile plane or picture plane and is been cut by a cutting plane inclined to axis as per conditions that is cutting all generators which definitely give ellipse as a section.