# What are Difference between First and Third angle projection

Distinguish, differentiate, compare and explain what is the Difference between First and Third angle projection. Comparison and Differences.

## Difference between First and Third angle projection

S.No. | First angle projection | Third angle projection |

1 | An object is kept in the first quadrant. | An object is assumed to be kept in the third quadrant. |

2 | Object lies between an observer and the plane of projection. | The plane of projection lies between the observer and the object. |

3 | The plane of projection is assumed to be non-transparent. | The plane of projection is assumed to be transparent. |

4 | Front (elevation) view is drawn above the XY line. | Front (elevation) view is drawn below the XY line. |

5 | Top (plan) view is drawn below the XY line. | Top (plan) view is drawn above the XY line. |

6 | Left view is projected on the right plane and vice versa. | Left view is projected on the left plane itself. |

7 | It is followed in India and in European countries. | It is followed in the USA. |

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