Polyhedron with six faces.

### Properties

- The cube is one of the five Platonic solids.
- A cube has 8 vertices, 12 edges and 6 faces.

### Formula

- The area
*A*of a regular hexahedron with an edge length of*a*is:

\(A=6a^{2}\)

- The volume
*V*of a regular hexahedron with an edge length of*a*is:

\(V=a^{3}\).

### Examples

- A cube is a regular hexahedron:

- Examples of irregular hexahedra: