# 5x5 parity issues

Discussion in 'Cubing Help & Questions' started by ckcommando, May 10, 2009.

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1. ### ckcommandoMember

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May 10, 2009
wichita, kansas
OK, on the 5x5 i have seen 2 major Parity cases that i can not seem to figure out there's:

2 1
1 2
1 2

and

1
1 flipped
1

I have seen dozens of algorithms for these. which one would you consider the easiest to learn? I already know how to solve a 4x4, 3x3, and 2x2 cubes

2. ### Sa967StModeratorStaff Member

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Mar 11, 2008
WCA:
2007STRO01
Sa967St
Last edited: May 10, 2009

4. ### EllisMember

Sep 23, 2008
WCA:
2008HALL02
Pick whichever one you like most and can do fastest/most comfortably.

For the first one, I put it on the U layer and do a y rotation to set it up, then do: l' U2 l' U2 F2 l' F2 r U2 r' U2 l2

I haven't tried many other algs, but I really like that one and don't feel like I'd need to switch it for any reason. For the second case, I actually don't even know an alg for it since I do AVG edges. If I get something like that, it is ALWAYS taken care of before I get to the end. I should probably learn an alg for it just incase because I do sometimes get it when I do 7x7 edges. Oh well.

Edit- I didn't even realize that alg I posted was on the bigcubes page, it would've saved me some time to just copy it. I forget where I learned it but it wasn't there.

Last edited: May 10, 2009
5. ### ckcommandoMember

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May 10, 2009
wichita, kansas
ahh, great.. all of the pictures on bigcubes.com appear as big white boxes with an red x in it.... perfect... any other sites?

6. ### jCw!Member

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Apr 3, 2009
St.Louis
mmcrisis8888
I use www.cutix.info its yu's site, i use it for the 5v5 edge parity's.

Aug 26, 2008
Behind you.
WCA:
2009LEVI01