185 is an odd composite number composed of two prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 185 look like?

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

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

Prime factorization of 185:

5 × 37

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 185 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 185

  • Cardinal: 185 can be written as One hundred eighty-five.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 1.85 × 102

Factors of 185

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 2
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 2
  • Sum of prime factors: 42

Divisors of 185

  • Number of divisors d(n): 4
  • Complete list of divisors:
    1 5 37 185
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 228
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 43
  • 185 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (43) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 142

Bases of 185

  • Binary: 101110012
  • Hexadecimal: 0xB9
  • Base-36: 55

Squares and roots of 185

  • 185 squared (1852) is 34225
  • 185 cubed (1853) is 6331625
  • The square root of 185 is 13.6014705087
  • The cube root of 185 is 5.6980192153

Scales and comparisons

How big is 185?
  • 185 seconds is equal to 3 minutes, 5 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 185 would take you about thirty-two 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 185 cubic inches would be around 0.5 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 185

  • 185 backwards is 581
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 3
  • The sum of 185's digits is 14
  • More coming soon!

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