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# How is a hexagonal prism different to a hexagonal pyramid?

Updated: 4/28/2022

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A hexagonal prism has 2 hexagons. A hexagonal pyramid has1 hexagon.

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### How is a hexagonal pyramid different to a hexagonal prism?

A hexagonal prism has 2 hexagon faces and a hexagonal pyramid has 1 hexagonal face.

### How is hexagonal prism different to a hexagonal pyramid?

A hexagonal prism has 2 hexagon faces and a hexagonal pyramid has 1 hexagonal face.

### How are hexagonal prism and hexagonal pyramid different?

A hexagonal prism has hexagons at each end whereas a hexagonal pyramid has a hexagonal base and an apex. The numbers of faces, shapes of the faces, numbers of edges and vertices are all different.

### How is a hexagonal prism and a hexagonal pyramid different?

A hexagonal prism has 12 vertices, 8 faces and 18 edges. A hexagonal pyramid has 7 vertices, 7 faces and 12 edges.

### Does a hexagonal prism have more faces then a hexagonal pyramid?

yes hexagonal prism: 7 hexagonal pyramid: 6

It is not.

### How is a hexagonal pyramid and hexagonal prism alike and different?

They are both polyhedra. Both have at least one hexagonal face. A 6-pyramid has only one hexagonal face, a 6-prism has 2. A 6-pyramid has only 7 face, a 6-prism has 8. A 6-pyramid has only 12 edges face, a 6-prism has 18. A 6-pyramid has only 7 vertices, a 6-prism has 12.

### Which one of these figures have seven sides hexagonal pyramid heptagonal pyramid heptagonal hexagonal prism?

hexagonal pyramid

a pyramid

### Is it supposed to be hexagonal pyramid or prism?

they are the same one is a prism and one is a pyramid

No.

### How is a hexagonal prism different from hexagonal pyramid?

Hexagonal prisms are things such as a honeycomb filled with honey; it is more of a cube-ish form. As for the pyramid, is buids upward and the bottim has 6 sides.