Odd numbers and Even numbers | |

All numbers fall in one of the two categories – They are either odd numbers or they are even numbers. | |

Even numbers - These are whole numbers that can be evenly divided by 2. | |

For example:
Number 4 can be divided in two even groups 2 + 2 | |

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Number 6 – can be divided in two even groups 3 + 3 | |

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Number 28 – can be divided in two even groups 14 + 14 etc. | |

Even numbers end with 0, 2, 4, 6, or 8 | |

Odd numbers - These are whole numbers that cannot be evenly divided by 2 | |

For example: Number 3 cannot be divided in two even groups | |

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Number 7 cannot be divided in two even groups | |

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Odd numbers end with 1, 3, 5, 7 or 9 | |

Remember: When you add two odd numbers you get an even number. | |

For example : 3 + 3 = 6, 7+7 = 14 , 15+ 15 =30 etc. | |

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