 # 16 in Words

16 in words is written as Sixteen. 16 represents the count or value. The article on Counting Numbersc an give you an idea about count or counting. The number 16 has many factors. It is used at multiple places and instances. For example, “ I have 16 coins from other counties that I collected as a hobby.”  Also the countries that use pound as the measuring unit for weight, use the number 16. i,e 16 ounces equals 1 pound.

 16 in words Sixteen Sixteen in Numbers 16

## 16 in English Words ## How to Write 16 in Words?

We can convert 16 to words using a place value chart. The number 16 has 2 digits. Let us check how 16 would look like in a chart that shows the place value up to 2 digits.

 Tens Ones 1 6

Thus, we can write the expanded form as:

= 1 × Ten + 6 × One

= 1 × 10 + 6 × 1

= 16

= Sixteen.

16 is the natural number that is succeeded by 15 and preceded by 17.

16 in words – Sixteen.

Is 16 an odd number? – No.

Is 16 an even number? – Yes.

Is 16 a perfect square number? – Yes.

Is 16 a perfect cube number? – No.

Is 16 a prime number? – No.

Is 16 a composite number? – Yes.

## Solved Example

1. Write the number 16 in expanded form

Solution: 1 x 10 + 6 x 1

We can write 16 = 10 + 6

= 1 x 10 + 6 x 1

## Frequently Asked Questions on 16 in words

### How to write 16 in words?

16 in words is written as Sixteen.

### State True or False. 16 is an even number and hence it is divisible by 2?

True. As 16 is an even number, it is divisible by 2. It is also divisible by 4.

### Can we express 16 as a product of two numbers?

Yes. 16 can be expressed as 1 × 16 or 2 × 2 × 2 × 2 or 4 × 4 or 8 × 2