6,979 is an odd composite number composed of two prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 6979 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 2 prime factors (large circles) and 4 divisors.

6979 is an odd composite number. It is composed of two distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of four divisors.

Prime factorization of 6979:

7 × 997

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 6979 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 6979

  • Cardinal: 6979 can be written as Six thousand, nine hundred seventy-nine.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 6.979 × 103

Factors of 6979

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 2
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 2
  • Sum of prime factors: 1004

Divisors of 6979

  • Number of divisors d(n): 4
  • Complete list of divisors:
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 7984
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1005
  • 6979 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1005) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 5974

Bases of 6979

  • Binary: 11011010000112
  • Hexadecimal: 0x1B43
  • Base-36: 5DV

Squares and roots of 6979

  • 6979 squared (69792) is 48706441
  • 6979 cubed (69793) is 339922251739
  • The square root of 6979 is 83.5404093837
  • The cube root of 6979 is 19.1101633547

Scales and comparisons

How big is 6979?
  • 6,979 seconds is equal to 1 hour, 56 minutes, 19 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 6,979 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 6979 cubic inches would be around 1.6 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 6979

  • 6979 backwards is 9796
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 4
  • The sum of 6979's digits is 31
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