# Properties of Even and Odd Numbers

We will discuss here about the properties of even and odd numbers.

Property I:  Sum of two even numbers is an even number.

Consider some of the examples:

1. 12, 18 are two even numbers.

Their sum i.e.,

12

+   18

30 which is an even number.

2. 36, 52 are two even numbers.

Their sum i.e.,

36

+   52

88 which is an even number.

3. 90, 76 are two even numbers.

Their sum i.e.,

90

+   76

166 which is an even number.

Properties II: Sum of two odd numbers is an even number.

Consider some of the examples:

1. 13, 25 are two odd numbers.

Their sum i.e.,

13

+     25

38 which is an even number.

2. 37, 49 are two odd numbers.

Their sum i.e.,

37

+     49

86 which is an even number.

3. 51, 83 are two odd numbers.

Their sum i.e.,

51

+     83

134 which is an even number.

Properties III: Sum of even and odd numbers is an odd number.

Consider some of the examples:

1. 14 is an even number and 57 is an odd number.

Their sum i.e.,

1

14

+    57

71 which is an odd number.

2. 54 is an even number and 89 is an odd number.

Their sum i.e.,

1

54

+    89

143 which is an odd number.

3. 88 is an even number and 99 is an odd number.

Their sum i.e.,

1

88

+    99

187 which is an odd number.

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