# 979

## 979 is an odd composite number composed of two prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 979 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 2 prime factors (large circles) and 4 divisors.

979 is an odd composite number. It is composed of two distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of four divisors.

## Prime factorization of 979:

### 11 × 89

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 979 from the Numbermatics database.

### Names of 979

• Cardinal: 979 can be written as Nine hundred seventy-nine.

### Scientific notation

• Scientific notation: 9.79 × 102

### Factors of 979

• Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 2
• Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 2
• Sum of prime factors: 100

### Divisors of 979

• Number of divisors d(n): 4
• Complete list of divisors:
• Sum of all divisors σ(n): 1080
• Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 101
• 979 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (101) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 878

### Bases of 979

• Binary: 11110100112
• Base-36: R7

### Squares and roots of 979

• 979 squared (9792) is 958441
• 979 cubed (9793) is 938313739
• The square root of 979 is 31.2889756943
• The cube root of 979 is 9.9295042021

### Scales and comparisons

How big is 979?
• 979 seconds is equal to 16 minutes, 19 seconds.
• To count from 1 to 979 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 979 cubic inches would be around 0.8 feet tall.

### Recreational maths with 979

• 979 is the same when its digits are reversed! That makes it a palindromic number.
• The number of decimal digits it has is: 3
• The sum of 979's digits is 25
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