Q: Why are odd numbers called odd?

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There is no such pattern because there are no even odd numbers. Odd numbers, by definition, are odd and therefore, not even.

Because they are one more than the even numbers

The sum of two odd numbers is an even number.

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There is no special name.

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Square numbers have odd numbers of factors.

There is no such pattern because there are no even odd numbers. Odd numbers, by definition, are odd and therefore, not even.

Because they are one more than the even numbers

The sum of two odd numbers is an even number.

Even numbers are what such numbers are called. If they do have a remainder, they are odd numbers.

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Yes, the factors of all odd numbers are odd numbers.

There is no special name.

When adding numbers, the total is the sum. The sum of two odd numbers is even.

8.5 is neither odd nor even. Only integers (whole numbers) are called odd or even. All other numbers (like fractions) are neither odd nor even.