Calculator for Total Surface Area for a Cube

Alternative name: Box Total Surface Area Calculator

This calculator will help you find the surface area of a cube. The formula used in this calculator is listed below.

To use this calculator, you will need to know the side a.

To give you a better mental model of the cube, you can look at the visualization below. You can navigate the 3d-model of the cube as you like.


Surface Area = 600.0

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Cube Surface Area Formula

Formula variable explanation:

  • C represents the surface area.
  • sa represents the Side a.

LaTeX formula

If you are working in a TeX based editor you could use this TeX formula to calculate the cube surface area.

\mathrm{C}=6\cdot{ sa}^{2}

How To Calculate The Cube Surface Area Your Self

Calculating the surface area is rather simple when you know the formula presented above. Follow these steps:

  1. Write down this formula:

  2. Then change the following variables with your values:
    1. sa shall be changed with the Side a of your cube. As an example sa could be changed to 10.
  3. Now you can enter this in to your calculator and you will get your answer.