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No, rectangular prisms are 3 dimensional and rectangles are only 2 dimensional.

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Q: Are rectangles and rectangular prisms the same thing?
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How are all faces of a rectangular prisms the same?

They are all rectangles,believe it or not all squares are rectangles!

What does rectangular prism look like with 12 cubes?

A rectangular prism has two bases, each of which is a rectangle, and four rectangular sides. The 12 cubes are the same as the rectangular prisms, except that each of the rectangles is a square.

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Are cuboids and rectangular prisms the same?

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How are rectangular prisms and pyramids are the same?

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What are the dimensions of two rectangular prisms with the same surface area?

Given the surface area of a rectangular prism, there are infinitely many rectangular prisms possible.

What are examples of rectangular prisms?

If you mean by real life examples, then take a standard tissue box. (No, not the cube-shaped one.) Then there's a book, although its rectangles are not the same all around.

If two rectangular prisms have the same volume do they have the same surface area?

well, they can, but they dont have to be no. :)

Which has more surface area a rectangular prisms or rectangular pyramid?

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Are rectangular and triangular prisms pentagonal prisms?

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Can you have 2 different rectangular prisms with the same Surface area but different volumes?

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