2,997 is an odd composite number composed of two prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 2997 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 2 prime factors (large circles) and 10 divisors.

2997 is an odd composite number. It is composed of two distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of ten divisors.

Prime factorization of 2997:

34 × 37

(3 × 3 × 3 × 3 × 37)

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 2997 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 2997

  • Cardinal: 2997 can be written as Two thousand, nine hundred ninety-seven.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 2.997 × 103

Factors of 2997

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 2
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 5
  • Sum of prime factors: 40

Divisors of 2997

  • Number of divisors d(n): 10
  • Complete list of divisors:
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 4598
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1601
  • 2997 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1601) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 1396

Bases of 2997

  • Binary: 1011101101012
  • Hexadecimal: 0xBB5
  • Base-36: 2B9

Squares and roots of 2997

  • 2997 squared (29972) is 8982009
  • 2997 cubed (29973) is 26919080973
  • The square root of 2997 is 54.7448627727
  • The cube root of 2997 is 14.4176866011

Scales and comparisons

How big is 2997?
  • 2,997 seconds is equal to 49 minutes, 57 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 2,997 would take you about forty-nine 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 2997 cubic inches would be around 1.2 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 2997

  • 2997 backwards is 7992
  • 2997 is a Harshad number.
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 4
  • The sum of 2997's digits is 27
  • More coming soon!

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