271 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 271 look like?

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

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

Prime factorization of 271:


See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 271 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 271

  • Cardinal: 271 can be written as Two hundred seventy-one.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 2.71 × 102

Factors of 271

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 1
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 1
  • Sum of prime factors: 271

Divisors of 271

  • Number of divisors d(n): 2
  • Complete list of divisors:
    1 271
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 272
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1
  • 271 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 270

Bases of 271

  • Binary: 1000011112
  • Hexadecimal: 0x10F
  • Base-36: 7J

Squares and roots of 271

  • 271 squared (2712) is 73441
  • 271 cubed (2713) is 19902511
  • The square root of 271 is 16.4620776331
  • The cube root of 271 is 6.4712736269

Scales and comparisons

How big is 271?
  • 271 seconds is equal to 4 minutes, 31 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 271 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 271 cubic inches would be around 0.5 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 271

  • 271 backwards is 172
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 3
  • The sum of 271's digits is 10
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