6 is even (i.e. it is not odd) 6 is composite (i.e. it is not prime) prime factorization of 6 is 1 2 3 (1 x 2 x 3 equals 6) 6 is a decimal digit, octal digit and hexadecimal digit 6 in binary (base-2) is 110 6 in octal and hex is 6 (06 and 0x6) 6 factorial (6!) is 6x5x4x3x2x1 which is 720 (or 6x5!) first 6 multiples of 6 are 12, 18, 24, 30, 36, 42 6 squared is 36; 6 cubed is 216 6 is not a perfect square square root of 6 is approximately 2.45 6-sided polygon is a hexagon 6 is 1/2 a dozen (i.e. 12) 6 ordinal is 6th (is there a 6th sense?) June is the 6th month of the year 6 months is 1/2 a year 6 years is 60% of a decade ( 10 years) 6 years is 6% of a century (100 years) 6 hours is 25% (1/4th) of a day (24 hours) 6 hours is 75% (3/4th) of an 8-hour work day 6 is the maximum number on one dice 6°F equals ?°C 6 is used in Route 66 (the Mother Road) 6 is used in US Hwy-666 (renamed US-491) how long in miles is US Hwy-6? is there an AZ Hwy-6? is 6 hours of sleep every 24 hours sufficient?Don Henley once sang "first word out of baby's mouth is 'more'..."

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## Updated::2009.04.08

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MathBabbler Number Analyst (MBNA) output: ========================================= 6 is a natural, whole, integer 6 is even 6 proper divisors are: 1,2,3, 6 is perfect (sum of divisors is 6) 6 is unhappy 6 is a Harshad number 6 is not prime 6 has the prime factors: 2*3 6 is semiprime (biprime or 2-almost prime) 6 sum prime factors: 2...3...answer: 5 6 is undulating 6 is pronic (oblong) 6 and 5 are a Ruth-Aaron pair 6 and 5 are a Ruth-Aaron pair (distinct prime factors) 6 is palindromic 6 in octal is 06 6 in hexadecimal is 0x6 6 in binary is 110 (is evil) 6 nearest square numbers: -2...3 (4...9 [3]) sqrt(6) = 2.44949 ln(6) = 1.79176 log(6) = 0.778151 6 reciprocal is .16666666666666666666666666666666 6! is 720 6 is 1.90986 Pi years 6 is 0 score and 6 years 6 written as a Roman numeral is VIObserve...

`which is Pi rounded down to the nearest hundredth.`

sqrt(6)/log(6) = 3.14783

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**Created:** 29 July 2005

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