** Definition of Right Prism**

- Right Prism is a prism that has two bases, one directly above the other, and that has its lateral faces as rectangles.

**More about Right Prism**

- In a right prism, the edges of the lateral faces are perpendicular to the bases.

**Example of Right Prism**

**Solved Example on Right Prism**

Which of the following figures is a right prism?

Choices:

A. Figure 1

B. Figure 2

C. Figure 3

D. Figure 4

Correct Answer: B

Solution:

Step 1:Right Prism is a prism that has two bases, one directly above the other, and that has its lateral faces as rectangles.

Step 2:Here, Figure 1, Figure 3, and Figure 4 are oblique figures and only Figure 2 is a right prism.

Step 3:So, Figure 2 is a right prism.

**Related Terms for Right Prism**

- Base
- Height
- Lateral Face
- Oblique Prism
- Prism
- Rectangle
- Surface Area
- Volume