# 359

## 359 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 359 look like?

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

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

## Prime factorization of 359:

### 359

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 359 from the Numbermatics database.

### Names of 359

• Cardinal: 359 can be written as Three hundred fifty-nine.

### Scientific notation

• Scientific notation: 3.59 × 102

### Factors of 359

• Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 1
• Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 1
• Sum of prime factors: 359

### Divisors of 359

• Number of divisors d(n): 2
• Complete list of divisors:
• Sum of all divisors σ(n): 360
• Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1
• 359 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 358

### Bases of 359

• Binary: 1011001112
• Base-36: 9Z

### Squares and roots of 359

• 359 squared (3592) is 128881
• 359 cubed (3593) is 46268279
• The square root of 359 is 18.9472953215
• The cube root of 359 is 7.1071936611

### Scales and comparisons

How big is 359?
• 359 seconds is equal to 5 minutes, 59 seconds.
• To count from 1 to 359 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 359 cubic inches would be around 0.6 feet tall.

### Recreational maths with 359

• 359 backwards is 953
• The number of decimal digits it has is: 3
• The sum of 359's digits is 17
• More coming soon!