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# What shape best describes the cross section cut parallel to the base of a right rectangular prism? Rectangle Parallelogram Square Trapezoid

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To answer this question, it is sufficient to find the volume of a rectangular prism. The volume of a rectangular prism is: Where Ab: area of the base h: height of the area of The base is: Where, w: width l: length we observe that the area of the base is a rectangle, therefore, the section parallel to the base is also a rectangle. Response: The cross-section cut parallel to the base of a right rectangular prism is: Rectangle