# 596

## 596 is an even composite number composed of two prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 596 look like?

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

596 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 596:

### 22 × 149

(2 × 2 × 149)

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 596 from the Numbermatics database.

### Names of 596

• Cardinal: 596 can be written as Five hundred ninety-six.

### Scientific notation

• Scientific notation: 5.96 × 102

### Factors of 596

• Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 2
• Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 3
• Sum of prime factors: 151

### Divisors of 596

• Number of divisors d(n): 6
• Complete list of divisors:
• Sum of all divisors σ(n): 1050
• Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 454
• 596 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (454) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 142

### Bases of 596

• Binary: 10010101002
• Base-36: GK

### Squares and roots of 596

• 596 squared (5962) is 355216
• 596 cubed (5963) is 211708736
• The square root of 596 is 24.4131112315
• The cube root of 596 is 8.4155418989

### Scales and comparisons

How big is 596?
• 596 seconds is equal to 9 minutes, 56 seconds.
• To count from 1 to 596 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 596 cubic inches would be around 0.7 feet tall.

### Recreational maths with 596

• 596 backwards is 695
• The number of decimal digits it has is: 3
• The sum of 596's digits is 20
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