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# Base of a rectangular prism

Updated: 12/18/2022

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A rectangular prism is a three dimensional shape. The two bases are squares and the four sides are rectangles.

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### What is the base of a rectangular prism?

The base of a rectangular prism is a base of a rectangle!

### How are a triangular prism and a rectangular prism are they different?

a triangular prism is different from a rectangular prism because: their names are different a triangular prism has a triangle for its' base a rectangular prism has a rectangle base a triangular prism has less sides than a rectangular prism a rectangular prism has more sides than a triangular prism

### Can a triangular prism have a rectangular base or does this mean it is in fact a pyramid?

A prism can have a triangular cross-section with a rectangular base

### What is the definition of rectangular prism?

a prism with a hexagon for a base.

### How do you find the answer of the base area of a rectangular prism?

The base of a rectangular prism is a rectangle. The area of a rectangle is length times width.

### How are a rectangular prism and a triangular the same?

No. The 'rectangular' or 'triangular' refer to the shape of the base of the prism. These are different.

### How are a rectangular pyramid and a retangular prism alike?

They are polyhedra with a rectangular base.

### What is the base of the rectangular prism?

a rectangle of course

A square.

### What is the base shape of a rectangular prism have?

It is a rectangle.

yes

A base.