247 is an odd composite number composed of two prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 247 look like?

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

247 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 247:

13 × 19

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 247 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 247

  • Cardinal: 247 can be written as Two hundred forty-seven.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 2.47 × 102

Factors of 247

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 2
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 2
  • Sum of prime factors: 32

Divisors of 247

  • Number of divisors d(n): 4
  • Complete list of divisors:
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 280
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 33
  • 247 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (33) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 214

Bases of 247

  • Binary: 111101112
  • Hexadecimal: 0xF7
  • Base-36: 6V

Squares and roots of 247

  • 247 squared (2472) is 61009
  • 247 cubed (2473) is 15069223
  • The square root of 247 is 15.7162336455
  • The cube root of 247 is 6.2743053575

Scales and comparisons

How big is 247?
  • 247 seconds is equal to 4 minutes, 7 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 247 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 247 cubic inches would be around 0.5 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 247

  • 247 backwards is 742
  • 247 is a Harshad number.
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 3
  • The sum of 247's digits is 13
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