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Some Amazing Facts about the number "24"

Learn lot’s of mathematical facts about the number 24. For example, there are 24 hours in a day and 24 carat is pure gold.

Here are some mathematical facts all about the number twenty four.

♦ –  The number 24 is the number located between 23 and 25.

Number 24

♦ –  The number 24 is an even number, as the number ends in 4.
♦ –  The number 24 is divisible by 8 numbers:
1 × 24
2 × 12
3 × 8
4 × 6
So 1,2,3,4,6,8,12 and 24 are all the factors of 24.

♦ –  The prime factors of 24 are 2 and 3.

♦ –  The number 24 written as a product of prime factor is 2 × 2 × 2 × 3 (or 2³ × 3)

♦ –  The first 10 multiples of 24 are 24,48,72,96,120,144,168,192,216 and 240. All multiples of 24 are even numbers.

♦ –  24 doubled is 48 and half of 24 is 12.

♦ –  24 squared is 576 (24 x 24).

♦ –  Also, the cube of 24 is 13824 (24 x 24 x 24).

♦ –  The square root of 24 is 4.9 (rounded to 1 decimal place).

♦ –  The factorial of 4 is 24 (since 4 × 3 × 2 × 1 = 24)

♦ –  24 can be written as the sum of 2 prime numbers:
5 and 19 or
7 and 17 or
11 and 13.

♦ –  24 miles is about 38.4 kilometres (20 × 1.6).
♦ –  24 pounds is about 10.9 kg (20 ÷ 2.2).
♦ –  24 gallons is about 108 litres (20 × 4.5).
♦ –  A 2D shape made up of 20 sides is called an icosikaitetragon.
♦ –  Likewise, a 3D shape with 20 faces is called an icosikaitetrahedron.
♦ –  In one day there are 24 hours.

Other facts about the number 24
♦ –  In Chemistry, 24 is the atomic number of Chromium.
♦ –  In Bingo, 24 is referred to as two dozen.

♦ –  24 carat is pure gold.

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i all ready know these

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