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# A 3 x 3 Rubik's cube has a total surface area of 54 cm2. The area occupied by a single red tile on Rubik's cube is

A

0.25 cm2

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0.5 cm2

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1 cm2

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2 cm2
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Solution

## The correct option is C 1 cm2Total surface area of the Rubik's cube =54 cm2 Number of faces in a Rubik's cube =6 ⇒ Area of each face =Total surface area of the Rubik's cubeNumber of faces in a Rubik's cube=546=9 cm2 Number of tiles on a face of the Rubik's cube =9 ⇒Area of each tile =Area of each faceNumber of tiles on a face=99=1 cm2 Hence, the area occupied by a single red tile on Rubiks cube is 1 cm2.

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