# What is the sum of two odd and even numbers?

The sum of two odd numbers or two even numbers is an even number.

The sum of an odd number and an even number is an odd number.

### Can 5 odd numbers that if you add them make 32?

No. The sum of two odd numbers or two even numbers is an even number. The sum of an even number and an odd number is an odd number. The sum of 5 odd numbers is: ((odd + odd) + (odd + odd)) + odd = (even + even) + odd = even + odd = odd But 32 is an even number, therefore it cannot be the sum of 5 odd numbers.

### What five odd numbers add up to 100?

No 5 odd numbers add up to 100. The sum of any two odd numbers is even. The sum of any two even numbers is even. So the sum of any 4 odd numbers must be even. Take that and add an odd number and the sum must be odd. Therefore, the sum of any 5 odd numbers must be odd. 100 is even. In conclusion: The sum of any odd number of odd numbers…

### Can you tell if sum of several numbers will be even or odd?

Yes, all you have to do is to count the number of ODD numbers in the list. If it is odd, then the sum will be odd; if even, so will the sum. Knowing this can help you run a quick validity check when you sum up a list of numbers. (The method works because: a) the sum of two even numbers is even, and b) the sum pf two odd numbers is even, but…