270 is an even composite number composed of three prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 270 look like?

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

270 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 270:

2 × 33 × 5

(2 × 3 × 3 × 3 × 5)

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 270 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 270

  • Cardinal: 270 can be written as Two hundred seventy.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 2.7 × 102

Factors of 270

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 3
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 5
  • Sum of prime factors: 10

Divisors of 270

  • Number of divisors d(n): 16
  • Complete list of divisors:
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 720
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 450
  • 270 is an abundant number, because the sum of its proper divisors (450) is greater than itself. Its abundance is 180

Bases of 270

  • Binary: 1000011102
  • Hexadecimal: 0x10E
  • Base-36: 7I

Squares and roots of 270

  • 270 squared (2702) is 72900
  • 270 cubed (2703) is 19683000
  • The square root of 270 is 16.4316767251
  • The cube root of 270 is 6.4633040701

Scales and comparisons

How big is 270?
  • 270 seconds is equal to 4 minutes, 30 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 270 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 270 cubic inches would be around 0.5 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 270

  • 270 backwards is 072
  • 270 is a Harshad number.
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 3
  • The sum of 270's digits is 9
  • More coming soon!

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