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Ginger has 12 plastic bead containers. The containers measure 1 inch on each side. How many rectangular prisms, each with a differentsized base, could Ginger make by stacking all of the bead containers?

different shapes:
1 1 12
1 2 6
1 3 4
2 2 3
number of different bases for each one:
1 1 12 >1 1 12, 1 12, 1  2 of them
1 2 6 > 1 2 6, 1 6, 2, 2 6 1  3 of them
1 3 4 > 1 3 4, 1 4 3, 3 4 1  3 of them
2 2 3 > 2 2 3, 2 3 2  2 of them
10 different prisms 
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10 different prisms

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