142 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 142:
2 × 71
See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 142 from the Numbermatics database.
Names of 142
- Cardinal: 142 can be written as One hundred forty-two.
- Scientific notation: 1.42 × 102
Factors of 142
Divisors of 142
Bases of 142
- Binary: 100011102
- Hexadecimal: 0x8E
- Base-36: 3Y
Squares and roots of 142
Scales and comparisonsHow big is 142?
- 142 seconds is equal to 2 minutes, 22 seconds.
To count from 1 to 142 would take you about eleven seconds.
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 142 cubic inches would be around 0.4 feet tall.
Recreational maths with 142
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