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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?

asked by JAY
  1. 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

    posted by Reiny
  2. i don't know. may b 0

    posted by jr.potato
  3. 10 different prisms

    posted by Riley😻
  4. how explain breifly

    posted by Superman
  5. idontknow

    posted by ka
  6. I don't actually know, all I know is 1,2,3,4,6,12 are multiples of 12 :P

    posted by Turtle

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