
Cube
A Cube is a 3D shape (Solid Figure). It has 6 faces,12 vertices and 12 edges. Use 61212 to remember the faces, vertices and edges. The Cube is the 3D version of the square. Cubes can big or small. Cube sides must be equal or it will be a different shape a rectangular prism.
What’s A Cube and What’s not a Cube[edit  edit source]
A Cube[edit  edit source]
This 4 colored cube image is a cube. It really looks like 4 rectangular prisms. It has 6 sides (faces),12 vertices and 12 edges. Boxes can be cubes. A Building block can be a cube.
Not A Cube[edit  edit source]
Whats not a cube is a cube that’s broken, dosent have 6 faces,12 vertices and 12 edges. Dosent have equal sides. See broken cube below.