1,272 is an even composite number composed of three prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 1272 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 3 prime factors (large circles) and 16 divisors.

1272 is an even composite number. It is composed of three distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of sixteen divisors.

Prime factorization of 1272:

23 × 3 × 53

(2 × 2 × 2 × 3 × 53)

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 1272 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 1272

  • Cardinal: 1272 can be written as One thousand, two hundred seventy-two.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 1.272 × 103

Factors of 1272

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 3
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 5
  • Sum of prime factors: 58

Divisors of 1272

  • Number of divisors d(n): 16
  • Complete list of divisors:
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 3240
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1968
  • 1272 is an abundant number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1968) is greater than itself. Its abundance is 696

Bases of 1272

  • Binary: 100111110002
  • Hexadecimal: 0x4F8
  • Base-36: ZC

Squares and roots of 1272

  • 1272 squared (12722) is 1617984
  • 1272 cubed (12723) is 2058075648
  • The square root of 1272 is 35.6651090003
  • The cube root of 1272 is 10.8350030299

Scales and comparisons

How big is 1272?
  • 1,272 seconds is equal to 21 minutes, 12 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 1,272 would take you about twenty-one 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 1272 cubic inches would be around 0.9 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 1272

  • 1272 backwards is 2721
  • 1272 is a Harshad number.
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 4
  • The sum of 1272's digits is 12
  • More coming soon!

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