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# Are The bases of a cylinders polygons?

Updated: 12/23/2022

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### Why aren't cylinders and cones and spheres polygons?

polygons have faces and cylinders and cone and spheres only has bases not faces.

### How is the bases of a cylinder and a prism different?

The bases of cylinders are circular whereas the bases of prisms are polygons.

### How are prisms and cylinders different?

Prisms have polygons as bases whereas cylinders have circles as bases. In a way, a cylinder is like a circular prism.

### What shape has two bases that are regular polygons?

It is simply a shape which has two bases which are regular polygons. There is no special name for such shapes.

### Is the bases of all pyramids are polygons?

all the bases of a pyramids are polygon

### Do The bases of a cylinder must be polygons?

A cylinder has circular parallel bases

### The difference between cylinders and prisms is that cylinders have 2 bases whereas the bases of prisms are?

... whereas one of the "bases" of prisms are vertices.

### The bases of a prism are two?

parallel polygons.

All polyhedrons.

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### What 3D figure have polygons for bases?

Many 3-d figures can have polygons for bases. If all ist faces are polygons then it is a polyhedron but it is possible to have 3-d figures with a polygonal base and non-polygonal faces.

### What is the shape of the bases in a pentagonal prism?

The bases are pentagons - 5 sided polygons.