21,521 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 21521 look like?

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

21521 is a prime number. Like all primes (except two), it is an odd number.

Prime factorization of 21521:


See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 21521 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 21521

  • Cardinal: 21521 can be written as Twenty-one thousand, five hundred twenty-one.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 2.1521 × 104

Factors of 21521

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 1
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 1
  • Sum of prime factors: 21521

Divisors of 21521

  • Number of divisors d(n): 2
  • Complete list of divisors:
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 21522
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1
  • 21521 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 21520

Bases of 21521

  • Binary: 1010100000100012
  • Hexadecimal: 0x5411
  • Base-36: GLT

Squares and roots of 21521

  • 21521 squared (215212) is 463153441
  • 21521 cubed (215213) is 9967525203761
  • The square root of 21521 is 146.7003749143
  • The cube root of 21521 is 27.8155391621

Scales and comparisons

How big is 21521?
  • 21,521 seconds is equal to 5 hours, 58 minutes, 41 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 21,521 would take you about five hours.

    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 21521 cubic inches would be around 2.3 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 21521

  • 21521 backwards is 12512
  • 21521 is a twin prime! Its twin is 21523
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 5
  • The sum of 21521's digits is 11
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