A community for students.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
missashleyn
 2 years ago
Last one for the night!
Part A: Name the polyhedron that Tiya will get if she folds up the net.
Part B: Is this a regular polyhedron? Using complete sentences, justify your answer.
missashleyn
 2 years ago
Last one for the night! Part A: Name the polyhedron that Tiya will get if she folds up the net. Part B: Is this a regular polyhedron? Using complete sentences, justify your answer.

This Question is Closed

Azteck
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Part A: rectangular prism.

missashleyn
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What makes it a rectangular polyhedron? Because the length is longer than the width?

Azteck
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Part B: A polyhedron is a geometric solid in three dimensions with flat faces and straight edges. All prisms are considered to be polyhedrons. Thus, a rectangular prism is a polyhedron.

Azteck
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Theres your answer to your question and Part B.

missashleyn
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Was what I said right about part A?

missashleyn
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0And I think part B was asking if it was a regular polyhedron or not haha

Azteck
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1No, it's a polyhedron due to the geometric shape of a rectangular prism. All prism have flat surfaces and straight edges. that's why prisms are considered to be polyhedrons. That's the main characteristic of being a polyhedron.

jim_thompson5910
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2For part B, it's a polyhedron, but it's NOT a regular polyhedron. In order for a polyhedron to be a regular polyhedron, all of its faces need to be congruent polygons. Since that's not the case here, it's not a regular polyhedron.

Azteck
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Ah, @jim_thompson5910 is absolutely correct. I missed that. Thanks for correcting me. @missashleyn, it's not a regular polyhedron for the reasons stated above by @jim_thompson5910
Ask your own question
Sign UpFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.