859 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 859 look like?

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

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

Prime factorization of 859:


See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 859 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 859

  • Cardinal: 859 can be written as Eight hundred fifty-nine.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 8.59 × 102

Factors of 859

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 1
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 1
  • Sum of prime factors: 859

Divisors of 859

  • Number of divisors d(n): 2
  • Complete list of divisors:
    1 859
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 860
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1
  • 859 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 858

Bases of 859

  • Binary: 11010110112
  • Hexadecimal: 0x35B
  • Base-36: NV

Squares and roots of 859

  • 859 squared (8592) is 737881
  • 859 cubed (8593) is 633839779
  • The square root of 859 is 29.3087017795
  • The cube root of 859 is 9.5059980589

Scales and comparisons

How big is 859?
  • 859 seconds is equal to 14 minutes, 19 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 859 would take you about seven 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 859 cubic inches would be around 0.8 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 859

  • 859 backwards is 958
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 3
  • The sum of 859's digits is 22
  • More coming soon!

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