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Q: What Is a cross section of a rectangular prism?

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The cross-section of a rectangular prism can be any one of:a pointa trianglea rectanglea hexagon.

The cross section of a pyramid shrinks from the shape of the base down to a point as you move along its axis from the base to the apex. The cross section of a prism is constant along its axis.

Depends on the cross-sectional polygon.

Volume of prism = area of cross section x length.

Some cross sections are rectangle and octagon.

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A rectangular prism has a rectangular cross section whereas a cylinder has a circular cross section

A cylinder has a circular cross section, a rectangular prism has a rectangular cross section.

A triangular prism has a triangular cross-section. A rectangular prism has a rectangular cross-section.

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The cross-section of a rectangular prism can be any one of:a pointa trianglea rectanglea hexagon.

It is a rectangle.

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It is a rectangle.

No, a rectangular prism's cross-section will always have between 1 and 4 (inclusive) straight lines only.

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