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A hexagonal prism has hexagons at each end whereas a hexagonal pyramid has a hexagonal base and an apex. The numbers of faces, shapes of the faces, numbers of edges and vertices are all different.

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How is hexagonal prism different to a hexagonal pyramid?

A hexagonal prism has 2 hexagon faces and a hexagonal pyramid has 1 hexagonal face.

How is a hexagonal prism different to a hexagonal pyramid?

A hexagonal prism has 2 hexagons. A hexagonal pyramid has1 hexagon.

How is a hexagonal prism and a hexagonal pyramid different?

A hexagonal prism has 12 vertices, 8 faces and 18 edges. A hexagonal pyramid has 7 vertices, 7 faces and 12 edges.

Does a hexagonal prism have more faces then a hexagonal pyramid?

yes hexagonal prism: 7 hexagonal pyramid: 6

How is a hexagonal pyramid and hexagonal prism alike and different?

They are both polyhedra. Both have at least one hexagonal face. A 6-pyramid has only one hexagonal face, a 6-prism has 2. A 6-pyramid has only 7 face, a 6-prism has 8. A 6-pyramid has only 12 edges face, a 6-prism has 18. A 6-pyramid has only 7 vertices, a 6-prism has 12.

What shape has 7 vertices 7 faces and 12 edges?

Heptagonal prism * * * * * No, a heptagonal prism has 9 faces. The correct answer is a hexagonal pyramid.

Which one of these figures have seven sides hexagonal pyramid heptagonal pyramid heptagonal hexagonal prism?

hexagonal pyramid

How is hexagonal prism same to a hexagonal pyramid?

It is not.

How is a hexagonal prism different from hexagonal pyramid?

Hexagonal prisms are things such as a honeycomb filled with honey; it is more of a cube-ish form. As for the pyramid, is buids upward and the bottim has 6 sides.

Is a hexagonal-based pyramid a prism?

a pyramid

Is it supposed to be hexagonal pyramid or prism?

they are the same one is a prism and one is a pyramid

How are a hexgonal pyramid and a hexgonal prism different?

A hexagonal pyramid is a hexagon that has 6 flat faces converging to one point. A hexagonal prism is a hexagon that has 6 flat faces connecting it to another hexagon.

Does a hexagonal prism have the same amount of sides as a hexagonal pyramid?


What is the prism or pyramid with eighteen edges?

A pyramid with 18 edges would be called a nonagonal pyramid. A prism with 18 edges is called a hexagonal prism.

Which does not have a rectangular face square pyramid or hexagonal pyramid?

pentagonal prism

How is a hexagonal prism and a hexagonal pyramid alike?

Both have at least one hexagonal face (base) ?

How many faces does a hexagonal pyramid has?

Faces of Hexagonal PrismA hexagonal prism has seven faces.

How do you find the volume of a hexagonal?

The answer depends on whether you mean a hexagonal pyramid or a hexagonal prism or some other shape involving hexagons.

Which does not have any rectangular faces pentagonal prism hexagonal pyramid rectangula prism or square pyrimd?

A hexagonal pyramid because 6=hexagon and if a pyramid has a hexagon on the bottom and triangles on the sides with a point on the top. THERE IS YOUR ANSWER!! IYANA THOMAS SABAL PALM ELEMENTRY

What is a prism that has 2 congruent rectangular shaped bases?

Hexagonal Pyramid

Does a hexagonal prism have the same number of vertices as a hexagon-based pyramid?


What is a solid with 8 faces?

hexagonal prism or heptagonal pyramid..hope it helps :)

Which geometric solid has 7 faces?

It can be a pentagonal prism or a hexagonal based pyramid

How is a hexagonal prism alike to a hexagonal pyramid?

Both have at least one hexagonal face (base). Both have six faces that are topologically equivalent (either rectangles, or triangles).

What solid figure has exactly 18 edges?

An hexagonal prism would fit the given description