Verbal Reasoning - Cube and Cuboid - Discussion

The following questions are based on the information given below:

1. A cuboid shaped wooden block has 6 cm length, 4 cm breadth and 1 cm height.
2. Two faces measuring 4 cm x 1 cm are coloured in black.
3. Two faces measuring 6 cm x 1 cm are coloured in red.
4. Two faces measuring 6 cm x 4 cm are coloured in green.
5. The block is divided into 6 equal cubes of side 1 cm (from 6 cm side), 4 equal cubes of side 1 cm(from 4 cm side).

3.

How many cubes will have 4 coloured sides and two non-coloured sides ?

 [A]. 8 [B]. 4 [C]. 16 [D]. 10

Explanation:

Only 4 cubes situated at the corners of the cuboid will have 4 coloured and 2 non-coloured sides.

 Anand Kumar said: (Sep 16, 2010) Really I feel very nice to see this type of questions.

 Saravanakumar said: (Nov 26, 2010) I need the short formula for find x when cube with l*b*h

 Yuri said: (Apr 19, 2011) Please evaluate question.

 Satya said: (Jan 3, 2014) Four color sides --4 understood. But " and two non coloured sides" I can't understand this please explain.

 Dharan said: (Mar 21, 2014) Four color sides OK. But "and two non colored sides means" please explain simply.

 Suji said: (Apr 26, 2015) Please explain two non colored sides.

 Venkat Natesh said: (Sep 10, 2015) For cube, it has 6 sides, In 3D view, at corners we can see 4 cubes which have coloured and remaining two sides will not be coloured.

 Srividya said: (Mar 9, 2017) Here, the inner view of the cube which cannot be coloured.

 Pritam Paul said: (Apr 28, 2018) Nice solution. Thanks.

 A.Harish said: (Oct 10, 2019) For cube, it has 6 sides, In 3D view, at corners we can see 4 cubes which have coloured and remaining two sides will not be coloured.

 Aman Singh Baghel said: (Oct 24, 2020) Non coloured means?

 Keshav said: (May 15, 2021) I think the answer should be 24 as the corner cubes have 5 colored sides.