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Volume 68, Issue 5


On the n × n × n Rubik's Cube

Stefano Bonzio / Andrea Loi / Luisa Peruzzi
Published Online: 2018-10-20 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/ms-2017-0158


We state and prove the “First law of Cubology”, i.e. the solvability criterion, for the n × n × n Rubik's Cube.

MSC 2010: Primary 05E99; Secondary 20B99

Keywords: combinatorial puzzles; Rubik's Cube; Professor's Cube; group theory; Rubik's Revenge


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About the article

Received: 2017-03-09

Accepted: 2017-08-15

Published Online: 2018-10-20

Published in Print: 2018-10-25

(Communicated by Anatolij Dvurečenskij)

Citation Information: Mathematica Slovaca, Volume 68, Issue 5, Pages 957–974, ISSN (Online) 1337-2211, ISSN (Print) 0139-9918, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/ms-2017-0158.

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