Number Properties | Integer 0

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Number Properties | Integer 0

by [email protected] » Mon Sep 17, 2012 1:53 am
Can anyone explain the status of integer 0. Manhattan considers it a positive even integer whereas GMAT Books dont. Please clear the status.

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by vk_vinayak » Mon Sep 17, 2012 2:01 am
[email protected] wrote:Can anyone explain the status of integer 0. Manhattan considers it a positive even integer whereas GMAT Books dont. Please clear the status.
Can you quote the reference for the MGMAT (page number /prob) etc?

0 is neither positive nor negative.

0 is an even integer.
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by everything's eventual » Mon Sep 17, 2012 2:11 am
"0" is an even number. However, it is not considered +ve or -ve. It is just nuetral.

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by [email protected] » Sun Sep 23, 2012 6:36 am
[email protected] wrote:Can anyone explain the status of integer 0. Manhattan considers it a positive even integer whereas GMAT Books dont. Please clear the status.
Zero is an even integer - the GMAT sometimes likes to test this fact.

Zero is neither positive or negative - I'm pretty sure that MGMAT would not claim that zero is positive. They might say that zero is non-negative, but that doesn't mean that it's positive.

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