Q: Is 542,158 a Palindrome?

 A: No, the number 542,158 is not a palindrome.

How is 542,158 not a palindrome number?

A palindromic number is number that remains the same when its digits are reversed.


Here's how to check if a number is a palindrome:


Step 1

Take the original number and reverse it.


Here is the original number color coded:

542158

Now we reverse it like this:

851245

Notice the colors are going in the opposite direction now


Step 2

Compare the two numbers. If they are exactly the same then the number is a palindrome.


Is 542158 = 851245?


Answer:

NO, so that means the number 542,158 is not a palindrome!

More Examples

Here are more examples of potential palindrome numbers in sequence:

Number 542,156542,157542,159542,160
Palindrome? nononono

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