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Formula Cube Area    Side length

Formula
Formula: Cube
Cube and its Side Lengths

Area

Unit
The surface of a cube that has side length \(a\). One side of the cube has area \(a^2 = a \cdot a \). Since a cube has a total of six sides, the total area of the cube is: \(6a^2\).

Side length

Unit
Side length is the length of one side of the cube. In a cube, all edges have the same length.