Solve Rubik’s Cube in 20 Moves or Less
Finally!!! Someone has given us a chart that show’s exactly how to solve the Rubik’s Cube puzzle game. I remember hating these things as a kid back in the 1980s. I know, I know… Everyone loved these things back then. Everyone except me, that is. You see, there were two kids in my neighborhood that somehow knew how to solve a Rubik’s Cube. And, they swore there was no pattern to it. Well, Hah… This proves them wrong!!!
Rubik’s Cube Facts:
- Erno Rubik invented the Rubik’s Cube in the Spring of 1974 in the town of Budapest, Hungary.
- He invented the Cube while trying to find a way to show three-dimensional geometry.
- The Rubik’s Cube has been one of the best selling toys world-wide since it’s conception.
- It took Erno himself more than a month to solve the Rubik’s Cube puzzle for the first time.
- There are many varieties of Rubik’s Cube available today, including: Edible Cubes, Super Mario Brothers themed Cubes, and even MP3 playing Cubes.
- The world’s largest Rubik’s Cube is in Knoxville, Tennessee. It is 3 meters tall and weighs over 500kg.
- The Rubik’s Cube toy has inspired an art movement known as “Rubikubism.”
- The most expensive Rubik’s Cube ever produced is known as the “Masterpiece Cube.” It was created by Diamond Cutters International in 1995 and is valued at $1.5 Million (U.S.). It is a fully-functional, correct size Rubik’s Cube and features 22.5 carats of amethyst, 34 carats of rubies, and 34 carats of emeralds – all set in 18-carat gold.
- Over 350 million Rubik’s Cubes have been sold worldwide.
- There is a worldwide competition for solving the Rubik’s Cube in the fastest time. They even have special events where contestants have to use only one hand to solve the Cube or use their feet, instead of their hands. And, there’s a competition where everyone is blindfolded.
- The current world record for solving the Cube is held Erik Akkersdijk and is 7.08 seconds.
- There are more than 43 quintillion possible configurations of the Rubik’s Cube.
So, now anyone can solve Rubik’s Cube with this handy chart. Enjoy!!