10,872 is an even composite number composed of three prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 10872 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 3 prime factors (large circles) and 24 divisors.

10872 is an even composite number. It is composed of three distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of twenty-four divisors.

Prime factorization of 10872:

23 × 32 × 151

(2 × 2 × 2 × 3 × 3 × 151)

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 10872 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 10872

  • Cardinal: 10872 can be written as Ten thousand, eight hundred seventy-two.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 1.0872 × 104

Factors of 10872

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 3
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 6
  • Sum of prime factors: 156

Divisors of 10872

Bases of 10872

  • Binary: 101010011110002
  • Hexadecimal: 0x2A78
  • Base-36: 8E0

Squares and roots of 10872

  • 10872 squared (108722) is 118200384
  • 10872 cubed (108723) is 1285074574848
  • The square root of 10872 is 104.2688831819
  • The cube root of 10872 is 22.1532006579

Scales and comparisons

How big is 10872?
  • 10,872 seconds is equal to 3 hours, 1 minute, 12 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 10,872 would take you about three hours.

    This is a very rough estimate, based on a speaking rate of half a second every third order of magnitude. If you speak quickly, you could probably say any randomly-chosen number between one and a thousand in around half a second. Very big numbers obviously take longer to say, so we add half a second for every extra x1000. (We do not count involuntary pauses, bathroom breaks or the necessity of sleep in our calculation!)

  • A cube with a volume of 10872 cubic inches would be around 1.8 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 10872

  • 10872 backwards is 27801
  • 10872 is a Harshad number.
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 5
  • The sum of 10872's digits is 18
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