74 is an even composite number. It is composed of two distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of four divisors.
Prime factorization of 74:
2 × 37
See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 74 from the Numbermatics database.
Names of 74
- Cardinal: 74 can be written as Seventy-four.
- Scientific notation: 7.4 × 101
Factors of 74
Divisors of 74
Bases of 74
- Binary: 10010102
- Hexadecimal: 0x4A
- Base-36: 22
Squares and roots of 74
Scales and comparisonsHow big is 74?
- 74 seconds is equal to 1 minute, 14 seconds.
To count from 1 to 74 would take you about thirty-seven seconds.
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 74 cubic inches would be around 0.3 feet tall.
Recreational maths with 74
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