3,988 is an even composite number composed of two prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 3988 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 2 prime factors (large circles) and 6 divisors.

3988 is an even composite number. It is composed of two distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of six divisors.

Prime factorization of 3988:

22 × 997

(2 × 2 × 997)

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 3988 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 3988

  • Cardinal: 3988 can be written as Three thousand, nine hundred eighty-eight.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 3.988 × 103

Factors of 3988

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 2
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 3
  • Sum of prime factors: 999

Divisors of 3988

  • Number of divisors d(n): 6
  • Complete list of divisors:
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 6986
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 2998
  • 3988 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (2998) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 990

Bases of 3988

  • Binary: 1111100101002
  • Hexadecimal: 0xF94
  • Base-36: 32S

Squares and roots of 3988

  • 3988 squared (39882) is 15904144
  • 3988 cubed (39883) is 63425726272
  • The square root of 3988 is 63.1506136155
  • The cube root of 3988 is 15.8581206087

Scales and comparisons

How big is 3988?
  • 3,988 seconds is equal to 1 hour, 6 minutes, 28 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 3,988 would take you about six 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 3988 cubic inches would be around 1.3 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 3988

  • 3988 backwards is 8893
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 4
  • The sum of 3988's digits is 28
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