3,172 is an even composite number composed of three prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 3172 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 3 prime factors (large circles) and 12 divisors.

3172 is an even composite number. It is composed of three distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of twelve divisors.

Prime factorization of 3172:

22 × 13 × 61

(2 × 2 × 13 × 61)

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 3172 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 3172

  • Cardinal: 3172 can be written as Three thousand, one hundred seventy-two.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 3.172 × 103

Factors of 3172

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 3
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 4
  • Sum of prime factors: 76

Divisors of 3172

  • Number of divisors d(n): 12
  • Complete list of divisors:
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 6076
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 2904
  • 3172 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (2904) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 268

Bases of 3172

  • Binary: 1100011001002
  • Hexadecimal: 0xC64
  • Base-36: 2G4

Squares and roots of 3172

  • 3172 squared (31722) is 10061584
  • 3172 cubed (31723) is 31915344448
  • The square root of 3172 is 56.3205113613
  • The cube root of 3172 is 14.6930196547

Scales and comparisons

How big is 3172?
  • 3,172 seconds is equal to 52 minutes, 52 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 3,172 would take you about fifty-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 3172 cubic inches would be around 1.2 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 3172

  • 3172 backwards is 2713
  • 3172 is a Harshad number.
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 4
  • The sum of 3172's digits is 13
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