1,279 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 1279 look like?

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

1279 is a prime number. Like all primes (except two), it is an odd number.

Prime factorization of 1279:


See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 1279 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 1279

  • Cardinal: 1279 can be written as One thousand, two hundred seventy-nine.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 1.279 × 103

Factors of 1279

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 1
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 1
  • Sum of prime factors: 1279

Divisors of 1279

  • Number of divisors d(n): 2
  • Complete list of divisors:
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 1280
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1
  • 1279 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 1278

Bases of 1279

  • Binary: 100111111112
  • Hexadecimal: 0x4FF
  • Base-36: ZJ

Squares and roots of 1279

  • 1279 squared (12792) is 1635841
  • 1279 cubed (12793) is 2092240639
  • The square root of 1279 is 35.7631094845
  • The cube root of 1279 is 10.8548422113

Scales and comparisons

How big is 1279?
  • 1,279 seconds is equal to 21 minutes, 19 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 1,279 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 1279 cubic inches would be around 0.9 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 1279

  • 1279 backwards is 9721
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 4
  • The sum of 1279's digits is 19
  • More coming soon!

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