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# What a rectangular prism called?

Updated: 12/22/2022

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It is called a cuboid.

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### What is a rectangular prism having six congruent faces called?

A rectangular prism with 6 congruent faces is called a cube.

### What is a shape with 6 rectangular faces called?

A rectangular prism?

### Can a square prism be called a rectangular prism?

I have never heard of a square prisim it is almost always called a rectangular prisim so yes.

Faces?

A base.

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A rectangular prism has: 6 faces 8 vertices (points) 12 edges

### How did a rectangular prism get its name?

in the 120s the anceient lords declard that this very unusual shape shall be called rectangular prism

### Can a cube be a rectangular prism?

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.

### What is a prim that has rectangles as its bases?

A rectangular prism, also called a [rectangular] cuboid.

### What is measure of the capacity of a rectangular prism called?

It is called its volume.

### What is the top of a rectangular prism called?

It is simply called its top.

### How many faces on a rectangular prism triangular prism triangular pyramid rectangular prism rectangular pyramid?

Rectangular prism = 6Triangular prism = 5 Triangular pyramid = 4 Rectangular prism: it is still 6 Rectangular pyramid = 5.