12,542 is an even composite number composed of two prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 12542 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 2 prime factors (large circles) and 4 divisors.

12542 is an even composite number. It is composed of two distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of four divisors.

Prime factorization of 12542:

2 × 6271

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 12542 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 12542

  • Cardinal: 12542 can be written as Twelve thousand, five hundred forty-two.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 1.2542 × 104

Factors of 12542

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 2
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 2
  • Sum of prime factors: 6273

Divisors of 12542

  • Number of divisors d(n): 4
  • Complete list of divisors:
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 18816
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 6274
  • 12542 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (6274) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 6268

Bases of 12542

  • Binary: 110000111111102
  • Hexadecimal: 0x30FE
  • Base-36: 9OE

Squares and roots of 12542

  • 12542 squared (125422) is 157301764
  • 12542 cubed (125423) is 1972878724088
  • The square root of 12542 is 111.9910710727
  • The cube root of 12542 is 23.2339080077

Scales and comparisons

How big is 12542?
  • 12,542 seconds is equal to 3 hours, 29 minutes, 2 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 12,542 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 12542 cubic inches would be around 1.9 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 12542

  • 12542 backwards is 24521
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 5
  • The sum of 12542's digits is 14
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