# 2472

## 2,472 is an even composite number composed of three prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 2472 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 3 prime factors (large circles) and 16 divisors.

2472 is an even composite number. It is composed of three distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of sixteen divisors.

## Prime factorization of 2472:

### 23 × 3 × 103

(2 × 2 × 2 × 3 × 103)

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 2472 from the Numbermatics database.

### Names of 2472

• Cardinal: 2472 can be written as Two thousand, four hundred seventy-two.

### Scientific notation

• Scientific notation: 2.472 × 103

### Factors of 2472

• Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 3
• Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 5
• Sum of prime factors: 108

### Divisors of 2472

• Number of divisors d(n): 16
• Complete list of divisors:
• Sum of all divisors σ(n): 6240
• Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 3768
• 2472 is an abundant number, because the sum of its proper divisors (3768) is greater than itself. Its abundance is 1296

### Bases of 2472

• Binary: 1001101010002
• Base-36: 1WO

### Squares and roots of 2472

• 2472 squared (24722) is 6110784
• 2472 cubed (24723) is 15105858048
• The square root of 2472 is 49.7192115789
• The cube root of 2472 is 13.5212286033

### Scales and comparisons

How big is 2472?
• 2,472 seconds is equal to 41 minutes, 12 seconds.
• To count from 1 to 2,472 would take you about forty-one 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 2472 cubic inches would be around 1.1 feet tall.

### Recreational maths with 2472

• 2472 backwards is 2742
• The number of decimal digits it has is: 4
• The sum of 2472's digits is 15
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