abundant number


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abundant number

[ə′bən·dənt ′nəm·bər]
(mathematics)
A positive integer that is greater than the sum of all its divisors, including unity. Also known as redundant number.
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By now your students may have discovered in their search for the first abundant number that 6 is a perfect number.
The numbers themselves are interesting: 6 is a perfect number (its proper factors have a sum of 6); 9 is a square number (3^2 = 9); and 12 is the least abundant number (its proper factors have a sum greater than 12).
Al-Sajwani said that the Sultanate has an abundant number of camels amount to 50,000 and could be used in the manufacturing of a lot of products, stressing at the same time that this wealth is strongly connected to the values and traditions of the society.
EAST BROOKFIELD - Highway Superintendent Robert Allen announced this week that residents still battling the abundant number of tree branches downed in the Oct.
An abundant number of song and dance routines are sprinkled over the tale, including bafflingly, a Grease medley and then a rather gruelling scene involving a bandaged spook and seven renditions of the same verse from the Ghostbusters' theme.
He added: "Sharjah is one of the more distinct investment destinations in the world in terms of the low customs fees on many goods entering the country, abundant number of ports and free zones offering state-of-the-art services - including a two-month free storage service, freedom of commercial transactions, advanced infrastructure and industrial areas, as well as the full support of government authorities for various investment projects.
Park in well-lit parking areas, or areas where there is an abundant number of people around.
He adds: "I didn't want to go to Northern Thailand to film because we were getting an abundant number of death threats.
In today's medical environment, radiologists perform an abundant number of studies, both appropriate and not appropriate (not the best clinical choice or simply not indicated at all).
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And herein lay San Juan Capistrano's greatest charm--after so much history, there was an abundant number of modern bistros and restaurants to enjoy an evening's repast.
Since there is no standard format or content for the abundant number of items that a bank can survey, you will find that these surveys vary in length, scope and substance.