# Cubes form Cuboids

Geometry Level 1

Three cubes of side length 1 are joined together (side by side) to form a cuboid, what is the ratio of the surface areas of one of the cubes to the cuboid?

The answer is of the form $$\dfrac ab$$, where $$a$$ and $$b$$ are coprime positive integers.

Submit the answer as $$a+b$$.

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