36

36 is an even composite number composed of two prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 36 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 2 prime factors (large circles) and 9 divisors.

36 is an even composite number. It is composed of two distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of nine divisors.

Prime factorization of 36:

22 × 32

(2 × 2 × 3 × 3)

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 36 from the Numbermatics database.


Names of 36

  • Cardinal: 36 can be written as Thirty-six.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 3.6 × 101

Factors of 36

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 2
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 4
  • Sum of prime factors: 5

Divisors of 36

  • Number of divisors d(n): 9
  • Complete list of divisors:
    1 2 3 4 6 9 12 18 36
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 91
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 55
  • 36 is an abundant number, because the sum of its proper divisors (55) is greater than itself. Its abundance is 19

Bases of 36

  • Binary: 1001002
  • Hexadecimal: 0x24
  • Base-36: 10

Squares and roots of 36

  • 36 squared (362) is 1296
  • 36 cubed (363) is 46656
  • 36 is a perfect square number. Its square root is 6
  • The cube root of 36 is 3.3019272489

Scales and comparisons

How big is 36?
  • A cube with a volume of 36 cubic inches would be around 0.3 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 36

  • 36 backwards is 63
  • 36 is a Harshad number.
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 2
  • The sum of 36's digits is 9
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