# 6971

## 6,971 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 6971 look like?

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

6971 is a prime number. Like all primes (except two), it is an odd number.

## Prime factorization of 6971:

### 6971

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 6971 from the Numbermatics database.

### Names of 6971

• Cardinal: 6971 can be written as Six thousand, nine hundred seventy-one.

### Scientific notation

• Scientific notation: 6.971 × 103

### Factors of 6971

• Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 1
• Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 1
• Sum of prime factors: 6971

### Divisors of 6971

• Number of divisors d(n): 2
• Complete list of divisors:
• Sum of all divisors σ(n): 6972
• Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1
• 6971 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 6970

### Bases of 6971

• Binary: 11011001110112
• Base-36: 5DN

### Squares and roots of 6971

• 6971 squared (69712) is 48594841
• 6971 cubed (69713) is 338754636611
• The square root of 6971 is 83.4925146347
• The cube root of 6971 is 19.1028585947

### Scales and comparisons

How big is 6971?
• 6,971 seconds is equal to 1 hour, 56 minutes, 11 seconds.
• To count from 1 to 6,971 would take you about fifty-six 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 6971 cubic inches would be around 1.6 feet tall.

### Recreational maths with 6971

• 6971 backwards is 1796
• The number of decimal digits it has is: 4
• The sum of 6971's digits is 23
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