What Are the First Eight Multiples of the Number Six?


The first eight multiples of the number six are 6, 12, 18, 24, 30, 36, 42 and 48. Multiples are obtained by multiplying a number by integers, so the multiples of 6 can be obtained by multiplying 6 by integers starting from 1.

Factors are directly related to multiples. A factor of a number refers to any number that can be evenly divided into the original number. A multiple is the result of multiplying a number with an integer. The original number will always be a factor of the resulting multiple. For example, 6 evenly goes into 12 and 18, which means that 6 is a factor of 12 and 18.