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.

**Related Concept**

● Factors and Multiples by using Multiplication Facts

● Factors and Multiples by using Division Facts

● Factors

● Even and Odd Numbers Between 1 and 100

● Examples on Even and Odd Numbers

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