# 241

## 241 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 241 look like?

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

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

## Prime factorization of 241:

### 241

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 241 from the Numbermatics database.

### Names of 241

• Cardinal: 241 can be written as Two hundred forty-one.

### Scientific notation

• Scientific notation: 2.41 × 102

### Factors of 241

• Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 1
• Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 1
• Sum of prime factors: 241

### Divisors of 241

• Number of divisors d(n): 2
• Complete list of divisors:
• Sum of all divisors σ(n): 242
• Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1
• 241 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 240

### Bases of 241

• Binary: 111100012
• Base-36: 6P

### Squares and roots of 241

• 241 squared (2412) is 58081
• 241 cubed (2413) is 13997521
• The square root of 241 is 15.5241746961
• The cube root of 241 is 6.2230842533

### Scales and comparisons

How big is 241?
• 241 seconds is equal to 4 minutes, 1 second.
• To count from 1 to 241 would take you about 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 241 cubic inches would be around 0.5 feet tall.

### Recreational maths with 241

• 241 backwards is 142
• The number of decimal digits it has is: 3
• The sum of 241's digits is 7
• More coming soon!