# Odd Number

### Some articles on numbers, number, odd, odd number, odd numbers:

Quartic Reciprocity - Gaussian Integers - Facts and Terminology
... Gauss develops the arithmetic theory of the "integral complex numbers" and shows that it is quite similar to the arithmetic of ordinary integers ... The units are the numbers that divide 1 ... are similar to 1 and −1 in the ordinary integers, in that they divide every number ...
Parity Of Zero - Mathematical Contexts - Not Being Odd
... The observation that zero is not odd is sometimes directly applied in a mathematical argument ... If an unknown number is proven to be odd, then it cannot be zero ... and revealing proof explaining why a number is nonzero ...
Woodward–Hoffmann Rules - General Formulation - Derivation of An Alternative Statement
... can be formulated in terms of the total number of electrons using simple rules of divisibility ... First assume that the total number of electrons is 4n+2 ... c, and d are coefficients indicating the number of each type of component ...
I Ching Divination - Methods - Dice
... It's much easier to use a die as a coin-equivalent if an odd number of pips shows, it counts as "heads" if an even number of pips shows, as "tails." Obviously, the 50/50 probability is ... The number values on a single die can also be used to determine the hexagram's lines ... Designate odd numbers as yang, even numbers as yin, and roll a six-sided die once for each of the six lines ...
List Of Towns In Alberta - Administration
... As a requirement of the MGA, a town council consists of an odd number of councillors, one of which is the town's chief elected official (CEO) or mayor ... consists of seven councillors by default, but it can consist of a higher or lower odd number if council passes a bylaw altering its size (so long as it does not consist of fewer than three councillors) ... Town councils are governed by a mayor and an even number of councillors that are elected by popular vote, resulting in a total odd number of members to avoid tie votes on council ...

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