# 2579

## 2,579 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 2579 look like?

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

2579 is a prime number. Like all primes (except two), it is an odd number.

## Prime factorization of 2579:

### 2579

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 2579 from the Numbermatics database.

### Names of 2579

• Cardinal: 2579 can be written as Two thousand, five hundred seventy-nine.

### Scientific notation

• Scientific notation: 2.579 × 103

### Factors of 2579

• Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 1
• Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 1
• Sum of prime factors: 2579

### Divisors of 2579

• Number of divisors d(n): 2
• Complete list of divisors:
• Sum of all divisors σ(n): 2580
• Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1
• 2579 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 2578

### Bases of 2579

• Binary: 1010000100112
• Base-36: 1ZN

### Squares and roots of 2579

• 2579 squared (25792) is 6651241
• 2579 cubed (25793) is 17153550539
• The square root of 2579 is 50.7838557023
• The cube root of 2579 is 13.7135674641

### Scales and comparisons

How big is 2579?
• 2,579 seconds is equal to 42 minutes, 59 seconds.
• To count from 1 to 2,579 would take you about forty-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 2579 cubic inches would be around 1.1 feet tall.

### Recreational maths with 2579

• 2579 backwards is 9752
• The number of decimal digits it has is: 4
• The sum of 2579's digits is 23
• More coming soon!