On 6

Never thought about the number 6 until now. And a mere 6 years ago. A Frank Angle started August 28, 200. So congrats and for getting me think about the number six. Who knew.

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Six (6) is one of those numbers that we can associate with many things, so I didn’t intend to capture everything about it. Nonetheless, it’s a special number that I honor in this post, so feel free to add additional factoids about 6.

In Mathematics

  • 6 is a composite number, perfect number, Granville number, congruent number, discrete biprime number, unitary perfect number, harmonic divisor number, all-Harshad number, octahedral number, triangular number, and a superior highly composite number
  • 6 is the smallest positive integer which is neither a square number nor a prime number
  • 6 has proper divisors (1, 2 and 3) … and is divisible by itself
  • 6 equals the sum and the product of its proper divisors, which are three consecutive positive numbers (1, 2, 3)
  • A 6-sided polygon is a hexagon (including a cube) , but not all hexagons are a cube
  • There are 6…

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About Rincewind

Love my vintage pinups, burlesque, smoking fetish and weirdness. Swedish person lived in Sweden, London and now Prague. Love moving around, metting new people. Open your mind for new experiences.

Posted on August 28, 2014, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Hey hey hey … the reblog is a pleasant surprise, so many thanks … and I invite your readers to stop by for a dose of minutia … .and I welcome comments, especially with additional factoids about 6.

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