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# Why is the product of an even number and an odd number even?

Updated: 9/16/2023

Catytig

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An even number is any number that has '2' as a factor.

When you multiply two numbers, you multiply all the factors of both of them.

If '2' was a factor of either number, then it's a factor of their product.

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### Why does five have even and odd multiples?

That happens because 5 is an odd number. An odd number times an odd number will give you an odd product; an odd number times an even number will give you an even product. The same happens for the multiples of any other odd number.

### The Product of an odd number and an even number is?

An even number can be divided by 2 evenly. An odd number will have a remainder of 1 when divided by 2. Odd times even is odd.

### What is the product of and even number and an odd number?

An even number can be divided by 2 evenly. An odd number will have a remainder of 1 when divided by 2. Even times odd is odd.

### What kind of number is the product of an even and odd number?

It is an even number.

### Which pair of numbers has an even product and an odd sum?

Any pair of one even and one odd number will have an even product and an odd sum.

### Is the product of an even number and an odd number even or odd?

Even. 2 x 3 = 6 for example

### What two consecutive number have a product of 324?

No two consecutive numbers have a product that is an even number. Any two consecutive numbers include one odd number and one even number. The product of one odd number and one even number is always an odd number.

### What is the product of a even a odd number?

An even number can be divided by 2 evenly. An odd number will have a remainder of 1 when divided by 2. Even times odd is even/

### What is true about the product of an odd and an even number?

An even number can be divided by 2 evenly. An odd number will have a remainder of 1 when divided by 2. Odd times even will be odd.

An even number