397 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 397 look like?

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

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

Prime factorization of 397:


See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 397 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 397

  • Cardinal: 397 can be written as Three hundred ninety-seven.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 3.97 × 102

Factors of 397

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 1
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 1
  • Sum of prime factors: 397

Divisors of 397

  • Number of divisors d(n): 2
  • Complete list of divisors:
    1 397
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 398
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1
  • 397 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 396

Bases of 397

  • Binary: 1100011012
  • Hexadecimal: 0x18D
  • Base-36: B1

Squares and roots of 397

  • 397 squared (3972) is 157609
  • 397 cubed (3973) is 62570773
  • The square root of 397 is 19.9248588451
  • The cube root of 397 is 7.3495965965

Scales and comparisons

How big is 397?
  • 397 seconds is equal to 6 minutes, 37 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 397 would take you about three 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 397 cubic inches would be around 0.6 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 397

  • 397 backwards is 793
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 3
  • The sum of 397's digits is 19
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