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# What is the difference between a face of a shape and the side of the shape?

Updated: 4/28/2022

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13y ago

None. They are the same thing.

To the Above Answer: In some shapes. In others like the octagon, the face is round (what is facing you) and the sides, where the corners are, are straight (what outlines the face, creating the shape). So... Face = what is facing you, Sides = Where the "corners" are.

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