Kalebu Jordan

Become a Pro Python Developer

On this tutorial you’re going to learn how to build a simple Python Program to determine whether a given number is odd or even.

Program overview

We will use a modulus operator to check whether a given number is divisible by two without remainder or not If yes the number is even else the number is odd .

Program Instructions summary

• Getting a number from the user
• Checking if number is divisible by 2 without remainder
• If true the number is even else the number is odd

odd_even.py

```#Getting number from user
number = int(input('Enter any number: '))

#Check if number is divisible by 2 without remainder
if (number % 2 == 0):
print('The number is even')
else:
print('The number is odd')```

Running our Program

```kalebu@kalebu-PC:~\$ python odd_even.py
Enter any number: 33
The number is odd
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kalebu@kalebu-PC:~\$ python odd_even.py
Enter any number: 46
The number is even```

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