## Multiples of 23

Multiples of 23 are numbers obtained by multiplying 23 by any integer. In mathematics, a multiple is a product of a number and an integer. The sequence of multiples of 23 includes 23, 46, 69, and so on. These numbers are significant in number theory as they illustrate the relationship between multiplication, factors, and divisors. Understanding multiples helps in identifying common factors and solving problems related to divisibility and integer operations.

## What are Multiples of 23?

**Multiples of 23 are the products obtained when 23 is multiplied by integers** (e.g., 23, 46, 69, 92). They form an arithmetic sequence where each term increases by 23. These multiples are essential in understanding factors, divisors, and various mathematical operations involving integers.

**Prime factorization of 23**: 23 = 1 × 23

**First 10 multiples of 23**: 23, 46, 69, 92, 115, 138, 161, 184, 207, 230.

## For example, 69, 115, 161 and 207 are all multiples of 23, 221 is not a multiple of 23 for the following reasons:

Number | Reason | Remainder |
---|---|---|

69 | 69 is a multiple of 23 because 23×3 = 69. | 0 |

115 | 115 is a multiple of 23 because 23×5 = 115. | 0 |

161 | 161 is a multiple of 23 because 23×7 = 161. | 0 |

207 | 207 is a multiple of 23 because 23×9 = 207. | 0 |

221 | 221 is not a multiple of 23 because 221÷23 = 9. | 14 |

## List of First 100 Multiples of 23 with Remainders

Number | Reason | Remainder |
---|---|---|

23 | 23 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 1 = 23 | 0 |

46 | 46 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 2 = 46 | 0 |

69 | 69 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 3 = 69 | 0 |

92 | 92 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 4 = 92 | 0 |

115 | 115 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 5 = 115 | 0 |

138 | 138 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 6 = 138 | 0 |

161 | 161 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 7 = 161 | 0 |

184 | 184 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 8 = 184 | 0 |

207 | 207 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 9 = 207 | 0 |

230 | 230 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 10 = 230 | 0 |

253 | 253 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 11 = 253 | 0 |

276 | 276 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 12 = 276 | 0 |

299 | 299 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 13 = 299 | 0 |

322 | 322 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 14 = 322 | 0 |

345 | 345 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 15 = 345 | 0 |

368 | 368 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 16 = 368 | 0 |

391 | 391 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 17 = 391 | 0 |

414 | 414 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 18 = 414 | 0 |

437 | 437 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 19 = 437 | 0 |

460 | 460 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 20 = 460 | 0 |

483 | 483 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 21 = 483 | 0 |

506 | 506 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 22 = 506 | 0 |

529 | 529 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 23 = 529 | 0 |

552 | 552 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 24 = 552 | 0 |

575 | 575 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 25 = 575 | 0 |

598 | 598 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 26 = 598 | 0 |

621 | 621 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 27 = 621 | 0 |

644 | 644 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 28 = 644 | 0 |

667 | 667 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 29 = 667 | 0 |

690 | 690 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 30 = 690 | 0 |

713 | 713 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 31 = 713 | 0 |

736 | 736 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 32 = 736 | 0 |

759 | 759 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 33 = 759 | 0 |

782 | 782 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 34 = 782 | 0 |

805 | 805 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 35 = 805 | 0 |

828 | 828 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 36 = 828 | 0 |

851 | 851 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 37 = 851 | 0 |

874 | 874 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 38 = 874 | 0 |

897 | 897 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 39 = 897 | 0 |

920 | 920 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 40 = 920 | 0 |

943 | 943 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 41 = 943 | 0 |

966 | 966 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 42 = 966 | 0 |

989 | 989 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 43 = 989 | 0 |

1012 | 1012 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 44 = 1012 | 0 |

1035 | 1035 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 45 = 1035 | 0 |

1058 | 1058 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 46 = 1058 | 0 |

1081 | 1081 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 47 = 1081 | 0 |

1104 | 1104 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 48 = 1104 | 0 |

1127 | 1127 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 49 = 1127 | 0 |

1150 | 1150 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 50 = 1150 | 0 |

1173 | 1173 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 51 = 1173 | 0 |

1196 | 1196 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 52 = 1196 | 0 |

1219 | 1219 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 53 = 1219 | 0 |

1242 | 1242 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 54 = 1242 | 0 |

1265 | 1265 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 55 = 1265 | 0 |

1288 | 1288 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 56 = 1288 | 0 |

1311 | 1311 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 57 = 1311 | 0 |

1334 | 1334 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 58 = 1334 | 0 |

1357 | 1357 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 59 = 1357 | 0 |

1380 | 1380 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 60 = 1380 | 0 |

1403 | 1403 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 61 = 1403 | 0 |

1426 | 1426 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 62 = 1426 | 0 |

1449 | 1449 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 63 = 1449 | 0 |

1472 | 1472 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 64 = 1472 | 0 |

1495 | 1495 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 65 = 1495 | 0 |

1518 | 1518 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 66 = 1518 | 0 |

1541 | 1541 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 67 = 1541 | 0 |

1564 | 1564 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 68 = 1564 | 0 |

1587 | 1587 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 69 = 1587 | 0 |

1610 | 1610 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 70 = 1610 | 0 |

1633 | 1633 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 71 = 1633 | 0 |

1656 | 1656 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 72 = 1656 | 0 |

1679 | 1679 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 73 = 1679 | 0 |

1702 | 1702 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 74 = 1702 | 0 |

1725 | 1725 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 75 = 1725 | 0 |

1748 | 1748 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 76 = 1748 | 0 |

1771 | 1771 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 77 = 1771 | 0 |

1794 | 1794 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 78 = 1794 | 0 |

1817 | 1817 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 79 = 1817 | 0 |

1840 | 1840 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 80 = 1840 | 0 |

1863 | 1863 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 81 = 1863 | 0 |

1886 | 1886 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 82 = 1886 | 0 |

1909 | 1909 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 83 = 1909 | 0 |

1932 | 1932 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 84 = 1932 | 0 |

1955 | 1955 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 85 = 1955 | 0 |

1978 | 1978 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 86 = 1978 | 0 |

2001 | 2001 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 87 = 2001 | 0 |

2024 | 2024 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 88 = 2024 | 0 |

2047 | 2047 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 89 = 2047 | 0 |

2070 | 2070 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 90 = 2070 | 0 |

2093 | 2093 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 91 = 2093 | 0 |

2116 | 2116 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 92 = 2116 | 0 |

2139 | 2139 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 93 = 2139 | 0 |

2162 | 2162 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 94 = 2162 | 0 |

2185 | 2185 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 95 = 2185 | 0 |

2208 | 2208 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 96 = 2208 | 0 |

2231 | 2231 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 97 = 2231 | 0 |

2254 | 2254 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 98 = 2254 | 0 |

2277 | 2277 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 99 = 2277 | 0 |

2300 | 2300 is a multiple of 23 because 23 × 100 = 2300 | 0 |

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## Important Notes

**Definition**: A multiple of 23 is any number that can be expressed as 23×n, where n is an integer.**Sequence**: The sequence of multiples of 23 starts at 23 and increases by 23 each time: 23, 46, 69, 92, 115, etc.**Divisibility**: For a number to be a multiple of 23, it must be divisible by 23 without leaving a remainder.**Prime Number**: Since 23 is a prime number, its only factors are 1 and 23.**Applications**: Understanding multiples of 23 is useful in number theory, arithmetic operations, and finding common multiples in problems involving division and multiplication.

## Examples on Multiples of 23

### Example 1: Calculating the 5th Multiple of 23

**Step 1**: Identify the position of the multiple.**Step 2**: Multiply 23 by 5.23×5 = 115**Result**: The 5th multiple of 23 is 115.

### Example 2: Checking if 184 is a Multiple of 23

**Step 1**: Divide 184 by 23.184÷23 = 8**Step 2**: Check if the quotient is an integer without a remainder.**Result**: Since the quotient is 8 (an integer), 184 is a multiple of 23.

### Example 3: Finding the Next Multiple of 23 After 69

**Step 1**: Identify the last known multiple (69).**Step 2**: Add 23 to the last multiple.69+23 = 92**Result**: The next multiple of 23 after 69 is 92.

### Example 4: Determining if 250 is a Multiple of 23

**Step 1**: Divide 250 by 23.250÷23 = 10.87**Step 2**: Check the remainder.250÷23 = 10**Result**: Since the quotient is not an integer and there is a remainder of 20, 250 is not a multiple of 23.

### Example 5: Calculating the 12th Multiple of 23

**Step 1**: Identify the position of the multiple.**Step 2**: Multiply 23 by 12.23×12 = 276**Result**: The 12th multiple of 23 is 276.

## FAQs

## What are multiples of 23?

Multiples of 23 are numbers that can be expressed as 23×n, where n is an integer. Examples include 23, 46, 69, 92, and so on.

## How do you find multiples of 23?

To find multiples of 23, multiply 23 by any integer. For example, 23×2 = 46 and 23×3 = 69.

## Is 46 a multiple of 23?

Yes, 46 is a multiple of 23 because 23×2 = 46.

## How can you verify if a number is a multiple of 23?

To verify if a number is a multiple of 23, divide the number by 23. If the quotient is an integer and there is no remainder, it is a multiple of 23.

## Are multiples of 23 always even?

No, multiples of 23 are not always even. For example, 23 itself is an odd number.

## What is the 10th multiple of 23?

The 10th multiple of 23 is 23×10 = 230.

## Is 115 a multiple of 23?

Yes, 115 is a multiple of 23 because 23×5 = 115.

## What is the next multiple of 23 after 138?

The next multiple of 23 after 138 is 138+23 = 161.

## Why is 69 considered a multiple of 23?

69 is considered a multiple of 23 because 23×3 = 69.

## Can a negative number be a multiple of 23?

Yes, negative numbers can be multiples of 23. For example, -23 and -46 are multiples of 23 because 23×−1 = −23 and 23×−2 = −46.