Q: How many lines of symmetry does a 4inch by 3inch rectangle has?

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A rectangle has two lines of symmetry, the lines that connect the midpoints of the parallel sides of a rectangle are lines of symmetry of the rectangle.

No but a rectangle does have 2 lines of symmetry

2 lines of symmetry

A rectangle has 2 lines of symmetry

A rectangle has two lines of symmetry (the bisection of the length and width).

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A rectangle has two lines of symmetry, the lines that connect the midpoints of the parallel sides of a rectangle are lines of symmetry of the rectangle.

A rectangle has 2 lines of symmetry

A rectangle has 2 lines of symmetry whereas a square has 4 lines of symmetry

No but a rectangle does have 2 lines of symmetry

2 lines of symmetry

a rectangle has 4 lines of symmetry

A rectangle has 2 lines of symmetry

How many lines of symmetry does a rectangle have

Technically, a square is a rectangle with four lines of symmetry. A non-square rectangle has exactly two lines of symmetry: the vertical and the horizontal.

They both have the same amount of lines of symmetry. * * * * * Not true. A square has four lines of symmetry, a rectangle only two.

All squares are rectangle, but not all rectangles are square. The expected answer is "a square" ... A square has 4 lines of symmetry. A rectangle that is not a square has 2 lines of symmetry. However, the question is ambiguous. Since a square is a rectangle you can say that some rectangles have 4 lines of symmetry. A better question is, "Which has more lines of symmetry; a square, or a rectangle that is not a square?"

A rectangle has two lines of symmetry (the bisection of the length and width).