Q: Is a square prism a rectangular prism?

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Triangular prism - 6 Rectangular prism - 8 Rectangular pyramid - 5 Square pyramid - 5 Answer: Rectangular prism

A rectangular prism does not need to have any square faces. All its faces may be rectangular in shape. However, it may also have two or four square faces, yet still be a rectangular prism.

A rectangular prism.... has four rectangular, and two square faces.

12! square-based prism = rectangular prism. rectangular prism = 4 + 4 + 4 4+4+4=12

A cube cannot be a rectangular prism, as the cross section of this prism would be a rectangle, as opposed to a square. A square prism (if that is what it is called) could be a cube, but is not necessarily.

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Triangular prism - 6 Rectangular prism - 8 Rectangular pyramid - 5 Square pyramid - 5 Answer: Rectangular prism

a square pyramid has 5 faces and a rectangular prism has 6

It is A square * * * * * What?! It is a cuboid; otherwise know as a rectangular prism.

on a square prism, all the sides are equal but the rectangular prisim has 2 or more rectangles on it.

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A rectangular prism does not need to have any square faces. All its faces may be rectangular in shape. However, it may also have two or four square faces, yet still be a rectangular prism.

A rectangular prism.... has four rectangular, and two square faces.

A cube cannot be a rectangular prism, as the cross section of this prism would be a rectangle, as opposed to a square. A square prism (if that is what it is called) could be a cube, but is not necessarily.

12! square-based prism = rectangular prism. rectangular prism = 4 + 4 + 4 4+4+4=12

A cube is like a square and a rectangular prism is like a rectangle.