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There are three pairs of faces of a rectangular prism, each pair has the same dimensions.

a rectangular prism has 4 congruent faces. that is what i think so im not sure if it right but im pretty sure it is. * * * * * A rectangular prism has 3 pairs of congruent faces. If you think of a smooth brick, the following three pairs are congruent: Top and Bottom, Left and Right, Front and Back.

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yes there are congruent because of the shape * * * * * Wrong. The faces may me congruent but don't have to be. Think of a brick (a rectangular prism). Its top and side are certainly not congruent. And there is no requirement, in such a prism, for the top and bottom to be congruent either.

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There are three pairs of faces of a rectangular prism, each pair has the same dimensions.

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a rectangular prism has 4 congruent faces. that is what i think so im not sure if it right but im pretty sure it is. * * * * * A rectangular prism has 3 pairs of congruent faces. If you think of a smooth brick, the following three pairs are congruent: Top and Bottom, Left and Right, Front and Back.

A pair of congruent parallel faces. A rectangular prism, for example, has three pairs of bases.

A rectangular prism with 6 congruent faces is called a cube.

That all depends on the type of faces a prism has. Then, you should have at most 3 pairs of congruent faces on the opposite sides of the prism.

triangular prism

a rectangular prism

Look at the prism. If all faces are rectangular (or square) then so are the bases. Otherwise they are the two congruent parallel faces that are not rectangular. Look at the prism. If all faces are rectangular (or square) then so are the bases. Otherwise they are the two congruent parallel faces that are not rectangular. Look at the prism. If all faces are rectangular (or square) then so are the bases. Otherwise they are the two congruent parallel faces that are not rectangular. Look at the prism. If all faces are rectangular (or square) then so are the bases. Otherwise they are the two congruent parallel faces that are not rectangular.

Rectangular prism

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A rectangular prism has 6 faces, they are grouped into three pairs of parallel, identical faces. A common rectangular prism is a regular box.

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