Compare and contrast a triangular prism and a triangular pyramid. In your response, include the shape and number of bases, and the shape and number of lateral faces.

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A great way to organize this would be to make a t-chart!

Triangular Prism         |        Triangular Pyramid
*2 triangular bases     |       *1 triangular base
 *3 lateral faces in the |      * 3 lateral faces in the 
  shape of rectangles  |         shape of triangles