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what is the diameter of the group of 3X3X3 rubiks cube rotations?

ie. the longest cyclic subgroup. what is the shortest path

to solved?also I thought that red-orange blue-white yellow-green

was standard. all the ideal manufacturede c ubes were this way.and the two orientations available with the above colouring

are not only an inconvienience --Dr. Hana Bizek at

ARgonne NAtional LAbs has used these two parities to do

veery intersesting cube sculptures or designs as she calls

them

brett stevens

brett@math.toronto.edu