# 6256

## 6,256 is an even composite number composed of three prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 6256 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 3 prime factors (large circles) and 20 divisors.

6256 is an even composite number. It is composed of three distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of twenty divisors.

## Prime factorization of 6256:

### 24 × 17 × 23

(2 × 2 × 2 × 2 × 17 × 23)

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 6256 from the Numbermatics database.

### Names of 6256

• Cardinal: 6256 can be written as Six thousand, two hundred fifty-six.

### Scientific notation

• Scientific notation: 6.256 × 103

### Factors of 6256

• Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 3
• Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 6
• Sum of prime factors: 42

### Divisors of 6256

• Number of divisors d(n): 20
• Complete list of divisors:
• Sum of all divisors σ(n): 13392
• Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 7136
• 6256 is an abundant number, because the sum of its proper divisors (7136) is greater than itself. Its abundance is 880

### Bases of 6256

• Binary: 11000011100002
• Base-36: 4TS

### Squares and roots of 6256

• 6256 squared (62562) is 39137536
• 6256 cubed (62563) is 244844425216
• The square root of 6256 is 79.0948797331
• The cube root of 6256 is 18.4260500583

### Scales and comparisons

How big is 6256?
• 6,256 seconds is equal to 1 hour, 44 minutes, 16 seconds.
• To count from 1 to 6,256 would take you about forty-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 6256 cubic inches would be around 1.5 feet tall.

### Recreational maths with 6256

• 6256 backwards is 6526
• The number of decimal digits it has is: 4
• The sum of 6256's digits is 19
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