How to Solve the Rubik’s Cube: An Easy Tutorial - YoutubeRandom

How to Solve the Rubik’s Cube: An Easy Tutorial

Learn to solve the 3x3 cube with an easy, straightforward method! This method is widely known as layer-by-layer (LBL), and can be used to solve any scramble. It’s designed specifically to reduce intense thinking and memorization. Time to solve the cube!

This tutorial comes with a worksheet, which contains all the information taught in this video: https://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0035/5205/1273/files/Beginner_s_Tutorial_Guide.pdf

Time stamps
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Introduction and basic concepts: 0:42
Notation: 2:40
Cross: 5:09
First layer corners: 11:40
Second layer edges: 17:07
Top yellow cross: 23:15
Positioning the last layer corners: 25:45
Twisting the last layer corners: 30:47
Positioning the last layer edges: 34:01

Some cool cubing stuff
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Puzzles to get started on: https://www.thecubicle.com/products/beginners-bundle
Competitive speedcubing (US Nationals 2016): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MgOLmmuIOw0&;
4.73 Rubik’s cube world record: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R07JiT0PlcE

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