557

557 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 557 look like?

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

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

Prime factorization of 557:

557

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 557 from the Numbermatics database.

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Names of 557

  • Cardinal: 557 can be written as Five hundred fifty-seven.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 5.57 × 102

Factors of 557

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 1
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 1
  • Sum of prime factors: 557

Divisors of 557

  • Number of divisors d(n): 2
  • Complete list of divisors:
    1 557
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 558
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1
  • 557 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 556

Bases of 557

  • Binary: 10001011012
  • Hexadecimal: 0x22D
  • Base-36: FH

Squares and roots of 557

  • 557 squared (5572) is 310249
  • 557 cubed (5573) is 172808693
  • The square root of 557 is 23.6008474425
  • The cube root of 557 is 8.2278253613

Scales and comparisons

How big is 557?
  • 557 seconds is equal to 9 minutes, 17 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 557 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 557 cubic inches would be around 0.7 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 557

  • 557 backwards is 755
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 3
  • The sum of 557's digits is 17
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