How to Solve the Rubik's Cube

Beginner's Guide


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Want to learn how to solve a 3x3 Rubik's Cube? This site is for you!

  • It takes Jasmine Lee's excellent beginner solution and makes it even simpler--only 5 moves.
  • Turn by turn illustrations show you how to solve each layer and animated examples provide extra help.
  • Memory aids help you learn how to solve the Rubik's Cube on your own.

Did you know the cube's creator, Ernö Rubik, took a month to solve it? Keep at it, with this site, you can be impressing people in about an hour. Start here.