# 72942

## 72,942 is an even composite number composed of three prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 72942 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 3 prime factors (large circles) and 8 divisors.

72942 is an even composite number. It is composed of three distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of eight divisors.

## Prime factorization of 72942:

### 2 × 3 × 12157

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 72942 from the Numbermatics database.

### Names of 72942

• Cardinal: 72942 can be written as Seventy-two thousand, nine hundred forty-two.

### Scientific notation

• Scientific notation: 7.2942 × 104

### Factors of 72942

• Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 3
• Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 3
• Sum of prime factors: 12162

### Divisors of 72942

• Number of divisors d(n): 8
• Complete list of divisors:
• Sum of all divisors σ(n): 145896
• Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 72954
• 72942 is an abundant number, because the sum of its proper divisors (72954) is greater than itself. Its abundance is 12

### Bases of 72942

• Binary: 100011100111011102
• Base-36: 1KA6

### Squares and roots of 72942

• 72942 squared (729422) is 5320535364
• 72942 cubed (729423) is 388090490520888
• The square root of 72942 is 270.0777665785
• The cube root of 72942 is 41.7823204615

### Scales and comparisons

How big is 72942?
• 72,942 seconds is equal to 20 hours, 15 minutes, 42 seconds.
• To count from 1 to 72,942 would take you about twenty hours.

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 72942 cubic inches would be around 3.5 feet tall.

### Recreational maths with 72942

• 72942 backwards is 24927
• The number of decimal digits it has is: 5
• The sum of 72942's digits is 24
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