The Natural Number 56

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Properties of the Number 56

  • Because 56 is divisible by 2 ...
    • 56 is an even number
    • 56 has parity 0
    • 56 is not an odd number
  • Because 56 can be factored as 2 x 28 ...
    • 56 is a composite number
    • 56 is not a prime number

Alternative Representations of the Number 56

  • Base 2 (binary): 111000
  • Base 8 (octal): 70
  • Base 16 (hexadecimal): 38
  • Roman numeral: LVI
  • Words: fifty-six

Divisors of the Number 56

  • 56 has 8 positive divisors: 1, 2, 4, 7, 8, 14, 28, 56
    • The sum of the positive divisors is 120
  • 56 has 7 proper divisors: 1, 2, 4, 7, 8, 14, 28
    • The sum of the proper divisors is 64
  • 56 is not a deficient number
  • 56 is not a perfect number
  • 56 is an abundant number since the sum of the proper divisors is greater than 56

More Properties of the Number 56

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

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