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Divisibility Rules Worksheet

Divisibility Rules Worksheet
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 1.  
Find out whether the number 639 is divisible by 2.
a.
Yes
b.
No


Solution:

A whole number is said to be divisible by 2, if it has the digits 0, 2, 4, 6 or 8 in its ones place.

The number 639 has the digit 9 in its ones place.

So, the given number is not divisible by 2.


Correct answer : (2)
 2.  
Find out whether the number 4,216 is divisible by 2.
a.
Yes
b.
No


Solution:

A whole number is said to be divisible by 2, if it has the digits 0, 2, 4, 6 or 8 in its ones place.

The number 4,216 has the digit 6 in its ones place.

So, the given number is divisible by 2.


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 3.  
"The number 902 is divisible by 3." Is this statement correct?
a.
No
b.
Yes


Solution:

A whole number is said to be divisible by 3, if the sum of all its digits is divisible by 3.

The sum of all the digits of 902 = 9 + 0 + 2 = 11, which is not divisible by 3. So, it is not divisible by 3.

The given statement is wrong.


Correct answer : (1)
 4.  
Is the number 939 divisible by 3?
a.
No
b.
Yes


Solution:

A whole number is said to be divisible by 3, if the sum of all its digits is divisible by 3.

The sum of all the digits of 939 = 9 + 3 + 9 = 21, which is divisible by 3.

So, the given number is divisible by 3.


Correct answer : (2)
 5.  
"The number 99,600 is divisible by 3." Is this statement correct?
a.
No
b.
Yes


Solution:

A whole number is said to be divisible by 3, if the sum of all its digits is divisible by 3.

The sum of all the digits of 99,600 = 9 + 9 + 6 + 0 + 0 = 24, which is divisible by 3.

So, the given number is divisible by 3.


Correct answer : (2)
 6.  
Is the number 3,603 divisible by 3?
a.
No
b.
Yes


Solution:

A whole number is said to be divisible by 3, if the sum of all its digits is divisible by 3.

The sum of all the digits of 3603 = 3 + 6 + 0 + 3 = 12, which is divisible by 3.

So, the given number is divisible by 3.


Correct answer : (2)
 7.  
"The number 66,215 is divisible by 5." Is this statement correct?
a.
Yes
b.
No


Solution:

A whole number is said to be divisible by 5, if the digit in its ones place is either 0 or 5.

The number 66,215 has the digit 5 in its ones place. So, it is divisible by 5.

The given statement is correct.


Correct answer : (1)
 8.  
Find out whether the number 79,518 is divisible by 5.
a.
No
b.
Yes


Solution:

A whole number is said to be divisible by 5, if the digit in its ones place is either 0 or 5.

The number 79,518 has the digit 8 in its ones place.

So, the given number is not divisible by 5.


Correct answer : (1)
 9.  
"The number 3,239 is divisible by 5." Is this statement correct?
a.
Yes
b.
No


Solution:

A whole number is said to be divisible by 5, if the digit in its ones place is either 0 or 5.

The number 3,239 has the digit 9 in its ones place. So, it not divisible by 5.

The given statement is wrong.


Correct answer : (2)
 10.  
Is the number 773 divisible by 5?
a.
No
b.
Yes


Solution:

A whole number is said to be divisible by 5, if the digit in its ones place is either 0 or 5.

The number 773 has the digit 3 in its ones place.

So, the given number is not divisible by 5.


Correct answer : (1)

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