887 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 887 look like?

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

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

Prime factorization of 887:


See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 887 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 887

  • Cardinal: 887 can be written as Eight hundred eighty-seven.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 8.87 × 102

Factors of 887

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 1
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 1
  • Sum of prime factors: 887

Divisors of 887

  • Number of divisors d(n): 2
  • Complete list of divisors:
    1 887
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 888
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1
  • 887 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 886

Bases of 887

  • Binary: 11011101112
  • Hexadecimal: 0x377
  • Base-36: ON

Squares and roots of 887

  • 887 squared (8872) is 786769
  • 887 cubed (8873) is 697864103
  • The square root of 887 is 29.7825452235
  • The cube root of 887 is 9.6081816825

Scales and comparisons

How big is 887?
  • 887 seconds is equal to 14 minutes, 47 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 887 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 887 cubic inches would be around 0.8 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 887

  • 887 backwards is 788
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 3
  • The sum of 887's digits is 23
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