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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 different-sized base, could Ginger make by stacking all of the bead containers?

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    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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    i don't know. may b 0

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    10 different prisms

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    how explain breifly

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