11,987 is a prime number. Like all primes greater than two, it is odd and has no factors apart from itself and one.

What does the number 11987 look like?

As a prime, it is not composed of any other numbers and has no internal structure.

11987 is a prime number. Like all primes (except two), it is an odd number.

Prime factorization of 11987:


See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 11987 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 11987

  • Cardinal: 11987 can be written as Eleven thousand, nine hundred eighty-seven.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 1.1987 × 104

Factors of 11987

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 1
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 1
  • Sum of prime factors: 11987

Divisors of 11987

  • Number of divisors d(n): 2
  • Complete list of divisors:
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 11988
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1
  • 11987 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 11986

Bases of 11987

  • Binary: 101110110100112
  • Hexadecimal: 0x2ED3
  • Base-36: 98Z

Squares and roots of 11987

  • 11987 squared (119872) is 143688169
  • 11987 cubed (119873) is 1722390081803
  • The square root of 11987 is 109.4851588115
  • The cube root of 11987 is 22.8860144831

Scales and comparisons

How big is 11987?
  • 11,987 seconds is equal to 3 hours, 19 minutes, 47 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 11,987 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 11987 cubic inches would be around 1.9 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 11987

  • 11987 backwards is 78911
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 5
  • The sum of 11987's digits is 26
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