1,236 is an even composite number composed of three prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 1236 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 3 prime factors (large circles) and 12 divisors.

1236 is an even composite number. It is composed of three distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of twelve divisors.

Prime factorization of 1236:

22 × 3 × 103

(2 × 2 × 3 × 103)

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 1236 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 1236

  • Cardinal: 1236 can be written as One thousand, two hundred thirty-six.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 1.236 × 103

Factors of 1236

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 3
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 4
  • Sum of prime factors: 108

Divisors of 1236

  • Number of divisors d(n): 12
  • Complete list of divisors:
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 2912
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1676
  • 1236 is an abundant number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1676) is greater than itself. Its abundance is 440

Bases of 1236

  • Binary: 100110101002
  • Hexadecimal: 0x4D4
  • Base-36: YC

Squares and roots of 1236

  • 1236 squared (12362) is 1527696
  • 1236 cubed (12363) is 1888232256
  • The square root of 1236 is 35.1567916625
  • The cube root of 1236 is 10.7318062545

Scales and comparisons

How big is 1236?
  • 1,236 seconds is equal to 20 minutes, 36 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 1,236 would take you about twenty minutes.

    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 1236 cubic inches would be around 0.9 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 1236

  • 1236 backwards is 6321
  • 1236 is a Harshad number.
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 4
  • The sum of 1236's digits is 12
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