Examples of whole numbers include zero, one, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight, nine, 10 and so forth. Whole numbers are all of the counting numbers, plus zero. These numbers are not fractional, decimals or negat... More »

A whole number belongs to the set of integers that are equal to or greater than zero. For example, the set of numbers {0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, ...} contains all of the whole numbers. More »

To determine the numeric value of a percentage of a whole number, convert the percentage into a decimal by moving the decimal point two places to the left, and multiply that by the whole number. For example, to find 50 p... More »

Examples of Fibonacci sequences and numbers in nature are spiral shell formation, rabbit population and various parts of human anatomy. Many natural occurrences of the Fibonacci sequence are represented by the golden rat... More »

Consecutive prime numbers refers to a sequence of two or more prime numbers that are next to each other with no other prime numbers in between. A prime number is a number that is larger than one and that can only be divi... More »

To find the greatest common factor of two or more numbers, find the factors of each number, then circle the shared factors. Choose the greatest factor that the numbers share. More »

The first 25 prime numbers are two, three, five, seven, 11, 13, 17, 19, 23, 29, 31, 37, 41, 43, 47, 53, 59, 61, 67, 71, 73, 79, 83, 89 and 97. A prime number is a positive value only divisible by itself and the number on... More »