Q: What shape is a rectangular prism with faces that are squares?

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A 3-d shape with 6 equal faces is a cube. It has 6 squares as it's faces. A 3-d shape with 6 equal faces and only 2 squares is a rectangular prism. It has 2 squares and 4 other rectangles (squares are rectangles too) as it's faces.

Square No, in general they are six rectangles. Only in special cases would they be squares.

A rectangular prism.

There are many plane shapes comprising 4 squares and 2 rectangles but there is no such 3-dimensional shape.

A rectangular prism does not need to have any square faces. All its faces may be rectangular in shape. However, it may also have two or four square faces, yet still be a rectangular prism.

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Its a rectangular prism

A rectangular prism (also known as a cuboid).

Could it be a hexahedron. A cube has 6 sides and they are squares. A rectangular prism has 6 faces that are rectangles.

Square No, in general they are six rectangles. Only in special cases would they be squares.

A rectangular prism.

A 3-d shape with 6 equal faces is a cube. It has 6 squares as it's faces. A 3-d shape with 6 equal faces and only 2 squares is a rectangular prism. It has 2 squares and 4 other rectangles (squares are rectangles too) as it's faces.

Rectangular Prism. It's lateral faces are 4 rectangles. It's bases are 2 squares.

There are many plane shapes comprising 4 squares and 2 rectangles but there is no such 3-dimensional shape.

A rectangular prism, it has 6 rectangular faces.

a rectangular prism

A rectangular prism?

it has 6