1,948 is an even composite number composed of two prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 1948 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 2 prime factors (large circles) and 6 divisors.

1948 is an even composite number. It is composed of two distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of six divisors.

Prime factorization of 1948:

22 × 487

(2 × 2 × 487)

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 1948 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 1948

  • Cardinal: 1948 can be written as One thousand, nine hundred forty-eight.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 1.948 × 103

Factors of 1948

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 2
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 3
  • Sum of prime factors: 489

Divisors of 1948

  • Number of divisors d(n): 6
  • Complete list of divisors:
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 3416
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1468
  • 1948 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1468) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 480

Bases of 1948

  • Binary: 111100111002
  • Hexadecimal: 0x79C
  • Base-36: 1I4

Squares and roots of 1948

  • 1948 squared (19482) is 3794704
  • 1948 cubed (19483) is 7392083392
  • The square root of 1948 is 44.1361529815
  • The cube root of 1948 is 12.4890570897

Scales and comparisons

How big is 1948?
  • 1,948 seconds is equal to 32 minutes, 28 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 1,948 would take you about thirty-two 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 1948 cubic inches would be around 1 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 1948

  • 1948 backwards is 8491
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 4
  • The sum of 1948's digits is 22
  • More coming soon!

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