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# If a number is even and divisible by 3 than what is true about that number?

Updated: 9/18/2023

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If a number is even (divisible by 2) and divisible by 3, then it must also be divisible by 6.

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### What is always true about an even number?

It is always divisible by two.

### Is it true or false that any number that is divisible by 6 is divisible by 2?

True. Since 6 is divisible by 2, any number that is divisible by 6 will automatically be divisible by 2.

### Is it true that some numbers divisible by 5 are odd numbers?

50% of numbers divisible by 5 are even, the other 50% are odd. If the single's digit of a number is 5, then the number is divisible by 5 and odd. For example, 25. However, if the single's digit of a number is 0, then the number is divisible by 5 and even. For example, 20.

### Is the only even prime number is 2 t or f?

Yes, it is true that 2 is the only even prime number. All even numbers are evenly divisible by 2 (that is the definition of an even number). The number 2 is also divisible by 2, however, prime numbers, like all numbers, are evenly divisible by themselves, so that does not disqualify 2 from being a prime number.

### A number is divisible by 6 if and only if it is divisible by 3?

If this is a T-F question, the answer is false. It is true that if a number is divisible by 6, it also divisible by 3. This is true because 6 is divisible by 3. However, the converse -- If a number is divisible by 3, it is divisible by 6, is false. A counterexample is 15. 15 is divisible by 3, but not by 6. It becomes clearer if you split the question into its two parts. A number is divisible by 6 if it is divisible by 3? False. It must also be divisible by 2. A number is divisible by 6 only if it is divisible by 3? True.

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### What is a number n where if the sum of the digits of the number is divisible by n, then the number itself is divisible by n?

(The assumes that "the number" in the question is not n, although if they are they same number, this is still true.) "If the sum of the digits of the number is divisible by n, then the number itself is divisible by n" is true if n is 3 or if n is 9.

### Is it true or false that a number is divisible by 6 if and only if it is divisible by 3?

False. The question consists of two parts: - a number is divisible by 6 if it is divisible by 3? False. It must also be divisible by 2. - a number is divisible by 6 only if it is divisible by 3? This is true but the false part makes the whole statement false.

### Are all even numbers which are divisible by 4 divisible by 8?

No. The reverse is true, but 12 is divisible by 4 and not by 8.

### Is it true that 558 is divisible by 3?

Yes, it is true 558/3 = 186 To find out if a number is divisible by 3, add the digits; if the sum is divisible by 3, so is the number 5+5+8 = 18 which is divisible by 3