Use divisibility test to determine whether the number 1258 is divisible by 6.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Jun, 2014, 01:23: PM

Expert Answer:

Given number is 1258.

Its units digit is 8, which is divisible by 2. So, 1258 is divisible by 2.

Sum of its digits = 1 + 2 + 5 + 8 = 16, which is not divisible by 3. So, 1258 is not divisible by 3.

Since, 1258 is divisible by 2 but not by 3, it is not divisible by 6.

Answered by  | 4th Jun, 2014, 03:23: PM