cubic units


Related to cubic units: square units

cubic units

(cu or 3) These signify that three quantities measured in the same units have been multiplied together. For example, with a three-dimensional rectangular object, the height, breadth, and length may be multiplied togther to give its volume, which is then measured in cubic units.
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The concepts of units would be considered Level 1 topics, since students would have to analyse what one-and two-dimensional units represent and this is dependent upon their ability to visualise linear, square and cubic units.
About 20 crystals, made up of these cubic units and roughly tetrahedral in shape, could grow out from a central seed to produce an approximate icosahedral shape.