A landmark number is a number that makes math simpler by virtue of it being easy to relate to and calculate with, such as the number "10." Most landmark numbers are multiples of 10. More »

In math, a composite number is a whole number that can be divided evenly by a number other than itself and one. If a number cannot be divided evenly in this way, it is called a prime number. More »

In mathematics, a prime number is any whole number greater than one that has no positive factors other than one and itself. For example, the number 17 is prime, because its only factors are one and 17. More »

Pi is a mathematical constant and irrational number representing the ratio of a circle's circumference to its diameter with a value of approximately 3.1416. Even though mathematicians using computers are able to calculat... More »

The number notated by "e" is a famous irrational number known as Euler's number that is approximately equal to 2.72. The number "e" has no final digit and has been calculated accurately to over one trillion digits. More »

In mathematics, a factor of a base number is any number that can be evenly divided into the base number. Due to this definition, a factor can only be less or equal to the original base number. Although all whole numbers ... More »

According to MathGoodies.com, zero is a neutral number or integer since it is neither negative nor positive. Whole numbers to the right of zero, or greater than zero, are known as positive integers. Whole numbers to the ... More »