283 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 283 look like?

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

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

Prime factorization of 283:


See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 283 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 283

  • Cardinal: 283 can be written as Two hundred eighty-three.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 2.83 × 102

Factors of 283

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 1
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 1
  • Sum of prime factors: 283

Divisors of 283

  • Number of divisors d(n): 2
  • Complete list of divisors:
    1 283
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 284
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1
  • 283 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 282

Bases of 283

  • Binary: 1000110112
  • Hexadecimal: 0x11B
  • Base-36: 7V

Squares and roots of 283

  • 283 squared (2832) is 80089
  • 283 cubed (2833) is 22665187
  • The square root of 283 is 16.8226038413
  • The cube root of 283 is 6.5654144273

Scales and comparisons

How big is 283?
  • 283 seconds is equal to 4 minutes, 43 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 283 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 283 cubic inches would be around 0.5 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 283

  • 283 backwards is 382
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 3
  • The sum of 283's digits is 13
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