556 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 556:
22 × 139(2 × 2 × 139)
See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 556 from the Numbermatics database.
Names of 556
- Cardinal: 556 can be written as Five hundred fifty-six.
- Scientific notation: 5.56 × 102
Factors of 556
Divisors of 556
Bases of 556
- Binary: 10001011002
- Hexadecimal: 0x22C
- Base-36: FG
Squares and roots of 556
Scales and comparisonsHow big is 556?
- 556 seconds is equal to 9 minutes, 16 seconds.
To count from 1 to 556 would take you about four 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 556 cubic inches would be around 0.7 feet tall.
Recreational maths with 556
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