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## How many edges does a hexagonal antiprism have?

The hexagonal antiprism, or hap, is a prismatic uniform polyhedron. It consists of 12 triangles and 2 hexagons. Each vertex joins one hexagon and three triangles….

Hexagonal antiprism | |
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Faces | 12 triangles, 2 hexagons |

Edges | 12+12 |

Vertices | 12 |

Measures (edge length 1) |

**Is a tetrahedron an antiprism?**

For n = 2, we have the regular tetrahedron as a digonal antiprism (degenerate antiprism); for n = 3, the regular octahedron as a triangular antiprism (non-degenerate antiprism). The dual polyhedra of the antiprisms are the trapezohedra.

**How many faces does a hexagonal antiprism have?**

Hexagonal antiprism

Uniform hexagonal antiprism | |
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Type | Prismatic uniform polyhedron |

Elements | F = 14, E = 24 V = 12 (χ = 2) |

Faces by sides | 12{3}+2{6} |

Schläfli symbol | s{2,12} sr{2,6} |

### Is an octahedron an antiprism?

A regular octahedron is the dual polyhedron of a cube. It is a rectified tetrahedron. It is a square bipyramid in any of three orthogonal orientations. It is also a triangular antiprism in any of four orientations.

**How many does a hexagonal prism have?**

A hexagonal prism is a prism with hexagonal base and top. This polyhedron has 8 faces, 18 edges, and 12 vertices. Out of the 8 faces, 6 are rectangles, and 2 are hexagons, and that’s why the name hexagonal prism. These hexagons are at the base and the top.

**What is the difference between Prism and Antiprism?**

Prisms & Antiprisms. A regular prism consists of two regular N-sided polygons joined together by N squares. A regular antiprism consists of two regular N-sided polygons joined together by 2N equilateral triangles.

#### How much faces does a hexagonal prism have?

8 faces

A hexagonal prism is a prism with a hexagonal base and top. It is a 3D shape and thus, is a polyhedron with 8 faces, 18 edges, and 12 vertices. As it has 8 faces, it is also called an octahedron. Generally, the term octahedron is used to define a regular octahedron, which has 8 triangular faces.

**How many edges are in a hexagonal prism?**

18Hexagonal prism / Number of edges

**What is the difference between prism and Antiprism?**

## How is the volume of a octahedron derived?

Formula for the volume of a octahedron

- Edge = Diagonal√2. Explanation of the main formula:
- Volume pyramid = Height × Edge ²3. So, the double of the volume of a square pyramid is the same as the volume of an octahedron.
- (1) Volume octahedron = 2 × Height × Edge ²3.
- Volume octahedron = 2 × √½ × edge ³3.

**What is the formula of hexagonal prism?**

The formula for the volume of a hexagonal prism is, volume = [(3√3)/2]a2h cubic units where a is the base length and h is the height of the prism. We can also use the other formula V = 3abh, where a = apothem length, b = length of a side of the base, and h = height of the prism.

**What is the edges of hexagon?**

Hexagon

Regular hexagon | |
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Edges and vertices | 6 |

Schläfli symbol | {6}, t{3} |

Coxeter–Dynkin diagrams | |

Symmetry group | Dihedral (D6), order 2×6 |

### How many lateral faces are in a triangular Antiprism?

Triangular antiprism | |
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Vertex figure | Rectangle |

Faces | 2 equilateral triangles, 6 isosceles triangles |

Edges | 6+6 |

Vertices | 6 |

**What is the volume of a hexagonal prism?**

The volume of a hexagonal prism is the space occupied by it. A prism is a three-dimensional shape having identical bases, flat rectangular side faces, and the same cross-section all along its length. Prisms are classified into different types and named as per the shape of their base.

**What is antiprism in geometry?**

Antiprism. In geometry, an n -sided antiprism is a polyhedron composed of two parallel copies of some particular n -sided polygon, connected by an alternating band of triangles. Antiprisms are a subclass of the prismatoids and are a (degenerate) type of snub polyhedra. Antiprisms are similar to prisms except…

#### What is a hexagonal volume calculator?

A hexagonal prism is a prism with a hexagonal base. The hexagonal volume calculator calculates volume of a regular hexagonal prism with two hexagonal bases and six rectangular faces, based on the prism side length l and its height h.

**What is n-gonal antiprism?**

In geometry, an n-gonal antiprism or n-antiprism is a polyhedron composed of two parallel direct copies (not mirror images) of an n -sided polygon, connected by an alternating band of 2 n triangles . Antiprisms are a subclass of prismatoids, and are a (degenerate) type of snub polyhedron.