228

228 is an even composite number composed of three prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 228 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 3 prime factors (large circles) and 12 divisors.

228 is an even composite number. It is composed of three distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of twelve divisors.

Prime factorization of 228:

22 × 3 × 19

(2 × 2 × 3 × 19)

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 228 from the Numbermatics database.


Names of 228

  • Cardinal: 228 can be written as Two hundred twenty-eight.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 2.28 × 102

Factors of 228

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 3
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 4
  • Sum of prime factors: 24

Divisors of 228

  • Number of divisors d(n): 12
  • Complete list of divisors:
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 560
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 332
  • 228 is an abundant number, because the sum of its proper divisors (332) is greater than itself. Its abundance is 104

Bases of 228

  • Binary: 111001002
  • Hexadecimal: 0xE4
  • Base-36: 6C

Squares and roots of 228

  • 228 squared (2282) is 51984
  • 228 cubed (2283) is 11852352
  • The square root of 228 is 15.0996688705
  • The cube root of 228 is 6.1091147443

Scales and comparisons

How big is 228?
  • 228 seconds is equal to 3 minutes, 48 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 228 would take you about fifty-four 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 228 cubic inches would be around 0.5 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 228

  • 228 backwards is 822
  • 228 is a Harshad number.
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 3
  • The sum of 228's digits is 12
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