# The faces of a pentagonal pyramid consists of

A.One pentagon and five triangles

B.One pentagon and five rectangles

C.Two pentagon and five triangles

D.Two pentagon and five rectangles

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**Hint:**Lets first draw the pentagonal pyramid for a clear understanding and from that we can see that its base is a pentagon and the other faces are triangles.

**Complete step-by-step answer:**Step 1:

Lets first draw the pentagonal pyramid

Step 2 :

From the picture we can see that the pentagonal pyramid consists of six faces

Here the base is a pentagon and we can see that the remaining five faces are triangles .

In geometry, a pentagonal pyramid is a pyramid with a pentagonal base upon which are erected five triangular faces that meet at a point.

Therefore the faces of the pentagonal pyramid consists of one pentagon and five triangles .

**The correct option A.**

**Note:**Pentagonal pyramid is a pyramid with a pentagonal base upon which are erected five triangular faces that meet at a point

Two pentagonal pyramids can be attached to each other to form the pentagonal bipyramid

A pentagonal pyramid can be attached to a dodecahedron to form an augmented dodecahedron