6 (number) facts for kids

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5 6 7
−1 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Cardinal six
Ordinal 6th
(sixth)
Numeral system senary
Factorization 2 · 3
Divisors 1, 2, 3, 6
Roman numeral VI
Roman numeral (unicode) Ⅵ, ⅵ, ↅ
Greek prefix hexa-/hex-
Latin prefix sexa-/sex-
Binary 1102
Ternary 203
Quaternary 124
Quinary 115
Senary 106
Octal 68
Duodecimal 612
Hexadecimal 616
Vigesimal 620
Base 36 636
Greek στ (or ΣΤ or ς)
Arabic ٦
Persian ۶
Urdu
Amharic
Bengali
Chinese numeral 六,陆
Devanāgarī
Hebrew ו (Vav)
Khmer
Thai
Telugu
Tamil
Pronunciation of the number 6

The number six is a natural number that comes after the number five and before the number seven. Six is also the first perfect number which means that the sum of its factors (1, 2 and 3) are equal to the number itself (6). The next perfect number is 28. In Roman numerals, it is VI.

Mathematics

In mathematics, the number six is an even number.


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