5,988 is an even composite number composed of three prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 5988 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 3 prime factors (large circles) and 12 divisors.

5988 is an even composite number. It is composed of three distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of twelve divisors.

Prime factorization of 5988:

22 × 3 × 499

(2 × 2 × 3 × 499)

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 5988 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 5988

  • Cardinal: 5988 can be written as Five thousand, nine hundred eighty-eight.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 5.988 × 103

Factors of 5988

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 3
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 4
  • Sum of prime factors: 504

Divisors of 5988

  • Number of divisors d(n): 12
  • Complete list of divisors:
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 14000
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 8012
  • 5988 is an abundant number, because the sum of its proper divisors (8012) is greater than itself. Its abundance is 2024

Bases of 5988

  • Binary: 10111011001002
  • Hexadecimal: 0x1764
  • Base-36: 4MC

Squares and roots of 5988

  • 5988 squared (59882) is 35856144
  • 5988 cubed (59883) is 214706590272
  • The square root of 5988 is 77.3821684887
  • The cube root of 5988 is 18.1590837059

Scales and comparisons

How big is 5988?
  • 5,988 seconds is equal to 1 hour, 39 minutes, 48 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 5,988 would take you about thirty-nine 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 5988 cubic inches would be around 1.5 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 5988

  • 5988 backwards is 8895
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 4
  • The sum of 5988's digits is 30
  • More coming soon!

Link to this page

HTML: To link to this page, just copy and paste the link below into your blog, web page or email.

BBCODE: To link to this page in a forum post or comment box, just copy and paste the link code below:

Cite this page

MLA style:
"Number 5988 - Facts about the integer". Numbermatics.com. 2020. Web. 30 September 2020.

APA style:
Numbermatics. (2020). Number 5988 - Facts about the integer. Retrieved 30 September 2020, from https://numbermatics.com/n/5988/

Chicago style:
Numbermatics. 2020. "Number 5988 - Facts about the integer". https://numbermatics.com/n/5988/

The information we have on file for 5988 includes mathematical data and numerical statistics calculated using standard algorithms and methods. We are adding more all the time. If there are any features you would like to see, please contact us. Information provided for educational use, intellectual curiosity and fun!

Keywords: Divisors of 5988, math, Factors of 5988, curriculum, school, college, exams, university, Prime factorization of 5988, STEM, science, technology, engineering, physics, economics, calculator, five thousand, nine hundred eighty-eight.