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

What does the number 268 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 2 prime factors (large circles) and 6 divisors.

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

Prime factorization of 268:

22 × 67

(2 × 2 × 67)

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 268 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 268

  • Cardinal: 268 can be written as Two hundred sixty-eight.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 2.68 × 102

Factors of 268

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 2
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 3
  • Sum of prime factors: 69

Divisors of 268

  • Number of divisors d(n): 6
  • Complete list of divisors:
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 476
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 208
  • 268 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (208) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 60

Bases of 268

  • Binary: 1000011002
  • Hexadecimal: 0x10C
  • Base-36: 7G

Squares and roots of 268

  • 268 squared (2682) is 71824
  • 268 cubed (2683) is 19248832
  • The square root of 268 is 16.3707055437
  • The cube root of 268 is 6.4473057273

Scales and comparisons

How big is 268?
  • 268 seconds is equal to 4 minutes, 28 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 268 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 268 cubic inches would be around 0.5 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 268

  • 268 backwards is 862
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 3
  • The sum of 268's digits is 16
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