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four axes

## How many plane of symmetry does a square have?

So the square has four lines of symmetry. The rectangle has only two, as it can be folded in half horizontally or vertically: students should be encouraged to try to fold the rectangle in half diagonally to see why this does not work.

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## How many planes of symmetry does a right rectangular prism have?

Geometric solids can have multiple planes of symmetry. For example, the rectangular prism below has three planes of symmetry. A cube has nine planes of symmetry. Three planes of symmetry are parallel to the surfaces and six planes of symmetry are diagonals.

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nine planes

## How many planes does a cube with 6 faces have?

The cube is the only regular hexahedron and is one of the five Platonic solids. It has 6 faces, 12 edges, and 8 vertices. The cube is also a square parallelepiped, an equilateral cuboid and a right rhombohedron….Orthogonal projections.

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Coxeter planes B2 A2
Projective symmetry  
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## Can 3D shapes have lines of symmetry?

Recall that the 3D symmetry line segments of a symmetric 3D shape are all parallel to one another and the same is true in any 2D orthographic projection of the 3D shape. This is the only invariant of 3D mirror symmetry.

## How many mirror planes of symmetry is present in a cubic crystal?

A cubical crystal possesses six diagonal plane of symmetry and three rectangular plane of symmetry.

## What are the 23 elements of symmetry?

Only simple cubic system have one centre of symmetry. Other system do not have centre of symmetry. The total number of planes, axes and centre of symmetries possessed by a crystal is termed as elements of symmetry. A cubic crystal possesses total 23 elements of symmetry.

## Which has no element of symmetry?

There is no planes and no axes. Thus, triclinic lattice has no rotation of symmetry.

2020-08-20