# 3256

## 3,256 is an even composite number composed of three prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 3256 look like?

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

3256 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 3256:

### 23 × 11 × 37

(2 × 2 × 2 × 11 × 37)

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 3256 from the Numbermatics database.

### Names of 3256

• Cardinal: 3256 can be written as Three thousand, two hundred fifty-six.

### Scientific notation

• Scientific notation: 3.256 × 103

### Factors of 3256

• Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 3
• Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 5
• Sum of prime factors: 50

### Divisors of 3256

• Number of divisors d(n): 16
• Complete list of divisors:
• Sum of all divisors σ(n): 6840
• Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 3584
• 3256 is an abundant number, because the sum of its proper divisors (3584) is greater than itself. Its abundance is 328

### Bases of 3256

• Binary: 1100101110002
• Base-36: 2IG

### Squares and roots of 3256

• 3256 squared (32562) is 10601536
• 3256 cubed (32563) is 34518601216
• The square root of 3256 is 57.0613704707
• The cube root of 3256 is 14.8215901109

### Scales and comparisons

How big is 3256?
• 3,256 seconds is equal to 54 minutes, 16 seconds.
• To count from 1 to 3,256 would take you about fifty-four 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 3256 cubic inches would be around 1.2 feet tall.

### Recreational maths with 3256

• 3256 backwards is 6523
• The number of decimal digits it has is: 4
• The sum of 3256's digits is 16
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