977 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 977 look like?

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

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

Prime factorization of 977:


See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 977 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 977

  • Cardinal: 977 can be written as Nine hundred seventy-seven.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 9.77 × 102

Factors of 977

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 1
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 1
  • Sum of prime factors: 977

Divisors of 977

  • Number of divisors d(n): 2
  • Complete list of divisors:
    1 977
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 978
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1
  • 977 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 976

Bases of 977

  • Binary: 11110100012
  • Hexadecimal: 0x3D1
  • Base-36: R5

Squares and roots of 977

  • 977 squared (9772) is 954529
  • 977 cubed (9773) is 932574833
  • The square root of 977 is 31.2569992161
  • The cube root of 977 is 9.9227379279

Scales and comparisons

How big is 977?
  • 977 seconds is equal to 16 minutes, 17 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 977 would take you about eight 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 977 cubic inches would be around 0.8 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 977

  • 977 backwards is 779
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 3
  • The sum of 977's digits is 23
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