If (6a + 12) is odd then 'a' would be, a is an Integer
  • a)
    Odd
  • b)
    Even
  • c)
    Cannot be determined
  • d)
    Inconsistent information
Correct answer is option 'D'. Can you explain this answer?

CAT Question

By Ishwer Singh · Oct 21, 2020 ·CAT
Pargan Lal answered Oct 22, 2020
► There are two possibilities for a
► Case 1 : a is even
• 6a  = Even x Even = Even
• 6a + 12 = Even + Even = Even
► Case 2 : a is odd
• 6a = Even x Odd = Even
• 6a + 12 = Even + Even = Even
► In both the cases the answer is even, so the information provided is inconsistent.

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