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Q: What is the difference between a rectangular pyramid and a square pyramid?

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A square pyramid has the base of a square,and sides of a triangle. While a triangle pyramid has the base and sides of a triangle.

A pyramid with a rectangular (square) base has:Eight edges,Five vertexes (corners)Five faces

a triangular pyramid is a shape with 5 sides and looks like a triangle just 3d wall a square pyramid has 6 sides and is like a square just 3d

A triangular based pyramid has 4 faces, 6 edges and 4 vertices whereas a square based pyramid has 5 faces, 8 edges and 5 vertices

A square prism is shaped like a cubid. A square pyramid is a pyramid with a square base.

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the difference between them is that the bottom face is different one of them is a rectangle and one of them is a square

Neither a triangular nor a rectangular pyramid has a square base. A square pyramid has a square base.

A rectangular pyramid, or a square pyramid, has 5 faces in all.

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

the difference between them is that the bottom face is different one of them is a rectangle and one of them is a square

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

No, because a rectangle is not the same as a square!

Unlike a tetrahedron (a four-faced shape with all triangular faces), a pyramid has a square (or rhomboid) base and triangular sides. Thus, a view from any side will yield a triangular appearance, while a view from below or above shows a square or rectangular shape.

A square prism is shaped like a cubid. A square pyramid is a pyramid with a square base.

no because a rectangular as 2 long sies and a sqare dont

A cone has a circular base while a pyramid has a square (rectangular) base.

A pyramid which we normally call a triangular- based pyramid has 4 triangular phases (including the base, so that means the base of a normal pyramid is triangular) but a a square pyramid has a square phase to its base and the other 4 phases are triangular. so that can be identified as the difference between a pyramid and a square pyramid.

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