# What is the surface area, in square centimeters, of a cube with each edge length of 5 cm?

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Mar 4, 2016

The surface area of a cube is just the area of all six sides of the cube. Therefore, if we let s = the cube's side,

The surface area would be

Given this, we know from the problem that

We can just plug in for s.

SA =

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