# 234

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

What does the number 234 look like?

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

234 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 234:

### 2 × 32 × 13

(2 × 3 × 3 × 13)

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 234 from the Numbermatics database.

### Names of 234

• Cardinal: 234 can be written as Two hundred thirty-four.

### Scientific notation

• Scientific notation: 2.34 × 102

### Factors of 234

• Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 3
• Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 4
• Sum of prime factors: 18

### Divisors of 234

• Number of divisors d(n): 12
• Complete list of divisors:
• Sum of all divisors σ(n): 546
• Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 312
• 234 is an abundant number, because the sum of its proper divisors (312) is greater than itself. Its abundance is 78

### Bases of 234

• Binary: 111010102
• Base-36: 6I

### Squares and roots of 234

• 234 squared (2342) is 54756
• 234 cubed (2343) is 12812904
• The square root of 234 is 15.2970585407
• The cube root of 234 is 6.1622401475

### Scales and comparisons

How big is 234?
• 234 seconds is equal to 3 minutes, 54 seconds.
• To count from 1 to 234 would take you about fifty-seven 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 234 cubic inches would be around 0.5 feet tall.

### Recreational maths with 234

• 234 backwards is 432
• 234 is a Harshad number.
• The number of decimal digits it has is: 3
• The sum of 234's digits is 9
• More coming soon!