The Natural Number 17

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Properties of the Number 17

  • Because 17 is not divisible by 2 ...
    • 17 is an odd number
    • 17 has parity 1
    • 17 is not an even number
  • Because 17 has only 1 and itself as divisors ...
    • 17 is a prime number
    • 17 is not a composite number

Alternative Representations of the Number 17

  • Base 2 (binary): 10001
  • Base 8 (octal): 21
  • Base 16 (hexadecimal): 11
  • Roman numeral: XVII
  • Words: seventeen

Divisors of the Number 17

  • 17 has 2 positive divisors: 1, 17
    • The sum of the positive divisors is 18
  • 17 has 1 proper divisor: 1
    • The sum of the proper divisors is 1
  • 17 is a deficient number since the sum of the proper divisors is less than 17
  • 17 is not a perfect number
  • 17 is not an abundant number

More Properties of the Number 17

  • 17 is not a square number
  • 17 is not a cube number
  • 17 is not a palindromic number
  • 17 is not a Fibonacci number
  • 17 is not a Lucas number

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