what is the volume and surface area of a truncated cube

that is really interesting.

Here is a truncated cube

It has 14 faces. 6 regular octogons and 8 equilateral triangles.

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The area A and the volume V of a truncated cube of edge length a are:

What is a truncated cube? Is that a proper term?

A truncated cube is one with the corners lopped off.

How much of the corners?

Have a look at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Truncated_cube for the details.

Thank you Alan. I was just being lazy!

Is that first answer correct? I'll tick it if it is.

The first answer is correct (copied directly from Wikipedia by the looks of it).

Thank you Alan.