There are **5** NRICH Mathematical resources connected to **Cube numbers**, you may find related items under Numbers and the Number System.

We start with one yellow cube and build around it to make a 3x3x3 cube with red cubes. Then we build around that red cube with blue cubes and so on. How many cubes of each colour have we used?

Mr Smith and Mr Jones are two maths teachers. By asking questions, the answers to which may be right or wrong, Mr Jones is able to find the number of the house Mr Smith lives in... Or not!

Complete the magic square using the numbers 1 to 25 once each. Each row, column and diagonal adds up to 65.

I have forgotten the number of the combination of the lock on my briefcase. I did have a method for remembering it...

The sum of the cubes of two numbers is 7163. What are these numbers?