# 1981

## 1,981 is an odd composite number composed of two prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 1981 look like?

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

1981 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 1981:

### 7 × 283

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 1981 from the Numbermatics database.

### Names of 1981

• Cardinal: 1981 can be written as One thousand, nine hundred eighty-one.

### Scientific notation

• Scientific notation: 1.981 × 103

### Factors of 1981

• Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 2
• Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 2
• Sum of prime factors: 290

### Divisors of 1981

• Number of divisors d(n): 4
• Complete list of divisors:
• Sum of all divisors σ(n): 2272
• Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 291
• 1981 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (291) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 1690

### Bases of 1981

• Binary: 111101111012
• Base-36: 1J1

### Squares and roots of 1981

• 1981 squared (19812) is 3924361
• 1981 cubed (19813) is 7774159141
• The square root of 1981 is 44.5084261685
• The cube root of 1981 is 12.5591859859

### Scales and comparisons

How big is 1981?
• 1,981 seconds is equal to 33 minutes, 1 second.
• To count from 1 to 1,981 would take you about thirty-three 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 1981 cubic inches would be around 1 feet tall.

### Recreational maths with 1981

• 1981 backwards is 1891
• The number of decimal digits it has is: 4
• The sum of 1981's digits is 19
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