morfizm (morfizm) wrote,

Odd vs Even

My U.S. friends found it very funny when we spoke about the way how foreigners remember the words odd and even. My method is Borland Pascal. I know that 5 is odd (in fact, I always visualize the help page below), hence, 4 is even. So, odd is "x % 2 = 1", and even means "x % 2 = 0". You can derive everything else from these two facts...

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