262 is an even composite number composed of two prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 262 look like?

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

262 is an even composite number. It is composed of two distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of four divisors.

Prime factorization of 262:

2 × 131

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 262 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 262

  • Cardinal: 262 can be written as Two hundred sixty-two.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 2.62 × 102

Factors of 262

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 2
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 2
  • Sum of prime factors: 133

Divisors of 262

  • Number of divisors d(n): 4
  • Complete list of divisors:
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 396
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 134
  • 262 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (134) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 128

Bases of 262

  • Binary: 1000001102
  • Hexadecimal: 0x106
  • Base-36: 7A

Squares and roots of 262

  • 262 squared (2622) is 68644
  • 262 cubed (2623) is 17984728
  • The square root of 262 is 16.1864140563
  • The cube root of 262 is 6.3988279101

Scales and comparisons

How big is 262?
  • 262 seconds is equal to 4 minutes, 22 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 262 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 262 cubic inches would be around 0.5 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 262

  • 262 is the same when its digits are reversed! That makes it a palindromic number.
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 3
  • The sum of 262's digits is 10
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