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Q: What shape does a triangular prism have than a rectangular prism does not have?

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A rectangular prism will have 8 vertices. A triangular pyramid will have 4 vertices. 8 - 4 = 4

One is a triangle base...and the other a rectangle..

Presumably a rectangular prism is the same as a rectangle prism with maybe different dimensions

A triangular prism has 5 faces. Pentagonal prisms and hexagonal pyramids have 7.

No, a cube is a cube and a rectangular prism is a rectangular prism. They are two different shapes.

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a triangular prism is different from a rectangular prism because: their names are different a triangular prism has a triangle for its' base a rectangular prism has a rectangle base a triangular prism has less sides than a rectangular prism a rectangular prism has more sides than a triangular prism

A triangular pyramid, square pyramid, triangular prism,rectangular prism,septagonal prism. Anything that has more than corner.

Triangular prism: 6 Rectangular pyramid: 5 So the answer is 1.

A rectangular prism will have 8 vertices. A triangular pyramid will have 4 vertices. 8 - 4 = 4

One is a triangle base...and the other a rectangle..

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You can call it a "triangular prism" rather than "triangular based prism" ... saying a prism is "triangular" imply that the base is a triangle. There's no other name that I know of. A prism is just a 3d shape, so all you have to say is <type of shape> + prism to get the point across.

Presumably a rectangular prism is the same as a rectangle prism with maybe different dimensions

A triangular prism has 5 faces. Pentagonal prisms and hexagonal pyramids have 7.

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a cuboid is a slightly different shape than a rectangular pirson! a rectangular prism has a triangle at to ends unlike the cuboid! A rectangular prism does not have TWO ends that are triangles! Still working on this.....

If they have the same height, then the rectangular prism will require more paint. (Having the same height the prism will have more surface area than the pyramid).

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