The question we are solving here is: If we divide 247 by 6,
will we get a whole number with no remainder? In other
words, is 247 divisible by 6?|
For 247 to be divisible by 6, both of the following two criteria must be met:
First, 247 has to be an even number and second, the sum of its digits must be divisible by 3.
Looking at 247, you see that 247 is an odd number, which means that the first criteria is not met.
The sum of the digits in 247 is 13, which is not divisible by 3. Therefore, the second criteria is not met.
Thus, 247 is not divisible by 6 and the answer to the question "Is 247 divisible by 6?" is
You may also be interested to know that if you divide 247 by 6, you get 41.17.
Is 248 divisible by 6?
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