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What is the difference between a pyramid and a prism?

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April 22, 2012 5:06AM

A prism has 2 bases and a pyramid only 1.

In a prism, the two bases are "joined" together by rectangles. In a pyramid, a triangle is attached to each side of the base, with the free corners of each triangle meeting at an apex.