78 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 78:
2 × 3 × 13
See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 78 from the Numbermatics database.
Names of 78
- Cardinal: 78 can be written as Seventy-eight.
- Scientific notation: 7.8 × 101
Factors of 78
Divisors of 78
Bases of 78
- Binary: 10011102
- Hexadecimal: 0x4E
- Base-36: 26
Squares and roots of 78
Scales and comparisonsHow big is 78?
- 78 seconds is equal to 1 minute, 18 seconds.
To count from 1 to 78 would take you about thirty-nine 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 78 cubic inches would be around 0.4 feet tall.
Recreational maths with 78
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