688 is an even composite number. It is composed of two distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of ten divisors.
Prime factorization of 688:
24 × 43(2 × 2 × 2 × 2 × 43)
See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 688 from the Numbermatics database.
Names of 688
- Cardinal: 688 can be written as Six hundred eighty-eight.
- Scientific notation: 6.88 × 102
Factors of 688
Divisors of 688
Bases of 688
- Binary: 10101100002
- Hexadecimal: 0x2B0
- Base-36: J4
Squares and roots of 688
Scales and comparisonsHow big is 688?
- 688 seconds is equal to 11 minutes, 28 seconds.
To count from 1 to 688 would take you about five 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 688 cubic inches would be around 0.7 feet tall.
Recreational maths with 688
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