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evenly by 2. Example of even numbers are: 2, 4, 6, 8,

10, 12, 14, 16, 18...

yes, **zero** is considered an even number

evenly by 2.

9, 11, 13, 15, 17...

To tell whether a number is even or odd, look at the number

in the ones place. That single number will tell you whether

the entire number is odd or even.

in the ones place. That single number will tell you whether

the entire number is odd or even.

even + even = even

4 + 2 = 6

even + odd = odd

4 + 3 = 7

odd + odd = even

5 + 3 = 8

even - even = even

4 - 2 = 2

even - odd = odd

4 - 3 = 1

odd - odd = even

5 - 3 = 2

even x even = even

4 x 2 = 8

even x odd = even

4 x 3 = 12

odd x odd = odd

5 x 3 = 15

numbers, because they are not whole numbers. They are

only parts of numbers, and can be written in different ways.

The terms “even number” and “odd number” are only used for

whole numbers and their opposites (additive inverses).

whole numbers and their opposites (additive inverses).

odd numbers.

>** Odd and Even Numbers** <