# If a number is divisible by 2 and 4, then it will be divisible by 8.

**Solution:**

The statement is false. Because 4 is divisible by 2 and 4 but it is not divisible by 8. Similarly 12 is divisible by 4 and 2 but not divisible by 8. There are other examples like 20. Hence the statement is False(F).

**✦ Try This: **If a number is divisible by 8 it will be divisible by 2 and 4.

The statement is true because 8 is a __multiple of 4__ and 2 and hence any number divisible by 8 has to be divisible by 2 and 4. Hence the statement is True(T).

**☛ Also Check: **NCERT Solutions for Class 8 Maths Chapter 16

**NCERT Exemplar Class 8 Maths Chapter 13 Sample Problem 10**

## If a number is divisible by 2 and 4, then it will be divisible by 8.

**Summary:**

If a number is divisible by 2 and 4, then it will be divisible by 8 is a False(F) statement.

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