# 5237

## 5,237 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 5237 look like?

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

5237 is a prime number. Like all primes (except two), it is an odd number.

## Prime factorization of 5237:

### 5237

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 5237 from the Numbermatics database.

### Names of 5237

• Cardinal: 5237 can be written as Five thousand, two hundred thirty-seven.

### Scientific notation

• Scientific notation: 5.237 × 103

### Factors of 5237

• Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 1
• Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 1
• Sum of prime factors: 5237

### Divisors of 5237

• Number of divisors d(n): 2
• Complete list of divisors:
• Sum of all divisors σ(n): 5238
• Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1
• 5237 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 5236

### Bases of 5237

• Binary: 10100011101012
• Base-36: 41H

### Squares and roots of 5237

• 5237 squared (52372) is 27426169
• 5237 cubed (52373) is 143630847053
• The square root of 5237 is 72.3671196055
• The cube root of 5237 is 17.3657758605

### Scales and comparisons

How big is 5237?
• 5,237 seconds is equal to 1 hour, 27 minutes, 17 seconds.
• To count from 1 to 5,237 would take you about twenty-seven 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 5237 cubic inches would be around 1.4 feet tall.

### Recreational maths with 5237

• 5237 backwards is 7325
• The number of decimal digits it has is: 4
• The sum of 5237's digits is 17
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