# Quick Reference

Need a Rubik’s refresher? A Cube catchup? Check out the quick reference guide below to revisit the basic elements discussed in the tutorial videos.

Cube Anatomy
THE CUBE HAS 6 COLORED FACES AND 3 LAYERS
Center Pieces

1 static tile that does not move and indicates the color of the solved face.

Edge Pieces

2 colors on an edge where 2 faces meet.

Corner Pieces

3 colors on a corner where 3 faces meet.

Faces & Turns
Front face
LEFT face
Right face
Upper face
Turn Types
Standard turns

One turn is a 1/4 rotation clockwise (90°).

COUNTERCLOCKWISE TURNS

A face that should be turned counterclockwise will show [‘] on the diagram.

DOUBLE TURNS

A face that should be turned twice will show 2 arrows on the diagram.

Triggers
Right Trigger

Hold the Cube in your left hand and turn the faces with your right hand.

Left Trigger

Hold the Cube in your right hand and turn the faces with your left hand.

Algorithms
Step 5: The Yellow Cross
Step 6: The Yellow Face
Step 7: The Yellow Corners
Step 8: The Yellow Edges