Shape nodes can contain one geometry node and one Appearance node. Geometry primitives include the Box, Cone, Cylinder, Sphere and Text nodes. Each is placed individually inside a Shape node.
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9 X3D Scenes | Scene Descriptions | |
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Box | Box geometric primitive node. | |

Cone | Cone geometric primitive node. | |

Cylinder | Cylinder geometric primitive node. | |

Geometry Primitive Nodes | Geometry Primitive Nodes: Shape, Box, Cone, Cylinder, Sphere, Text, FontStyle | |

Geometry Primitive Nodes White Background | Geometry Primitive Nodes: Shape, Box, Cone, Cylinder, Sphere, Text, FontStyle | |

Sphere | Sphere geometric primitive node. | |

Text | Simple Text node: hello X3D! | |

Text Length Max Extent | Simple Text node, illustrating length array and maxExtent field | |

Text Special Characters | Text node demonstration of quotation, apostrophe, ampersand and backslash characters using X3D MFString escaping for XML character entities |

Online at http://X3dGraphics.com/examples/X3dForWebAuthors/Chapter02-GeometryPrimitives

Master source code archive is under subversion control at

http://sourceforge.net/p/x3d/code/HEAD/tree/www.web3d.org/x3d/content/examples/X3dForWebAuthors/Chapter02-GeometryPrimitives

Also available: current and archived nightly builds and distributions of these examples, all published under an Open-Source License.

The X3D Resources: Examples page and Savage Developers Guide provide more information about the production of this archive.