872 is an even composite number. It is composed of two distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of eight divisors.
Prime factorization of 872:
23 × 109(2 × 2 × 2 × 109)
See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 872 from the Numbermatics database.
Names of 872
- Cardinal: 872 can be written as Eight hundred seventy-two.
- Scientific notation: 8.72 × 102
Factors of 872
Divisors of 872
Bases of 872
- Binary: 11011010002
- Hexadecimal: 0x368
- Base-36: O8
Squares and roots of 872
Scales and comparisonsHow big is 872?
- 872 seconds is equal to 14 minutes, 32 seconds.
To count from 1 to 872 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 872 cubic inches would be around 0.8 feet tall.
Recreational maths with 872
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