Is 999983 a prime number? What are the divisors of 999983?

Is 999983 a prime number?

Yes, 999983 is a prime number.

Indeed, the definition of a prime numbers is to have only two distinct positive divisors, 1 and itself. A number is a divisor of another number when the remainder of Euclid’s division of the second one by the first one is zero. Concerning the number 999983, the only two divisors are 1 and 999983. Therefore 999983 is a prime number.

As a consequence, 999983 is only a multiple of 1 and 999983.

Since 999983 is a prime number, 999983 is also a deficient number, that is to say 999983 is a natural integer that is strictly larger than the sum of its proper divisors, i.e., the divisors of 999983 without 999983 itself (that is 1, by definition!).

Parity of 999983

999983 is an odd number, because it is not evenly divisible by 2.

Is 999983 a perfect square number?

A number is a perfect square (or a square number) if its square root is an integer; that is to say, it is the product of an integer with itself. Here, the square root of 999983 is about 999.991.

Thus, the square root of 999983 is not an integer, and therefore 999983 is not a square number.

Anyway, 999983 is a prime number, and a prime number cannot be a perfect square.

What is the square number of 999983?

The square of a number (here 999983) is the result of the product of this number (999983) by itself (i.e., 999983 × 999983); the square of 999983 is sometimes called "raising 999983 to the power 2", or "999983 squared".

The square of 999983 is 999 966 000 289 because 999983 × 999983 = 9999832 = 999 966 000 289.

As a consequence, 999983 is the square root of 999 966 000 289.

Number of digits of 999983

999983 is a number with 6 digits.

What are the multiples of 999983?

The multiples of 999983 are all integers evenly divisible by 999983, that is all numbers such that the remainder of the division by 999983 is zero. There are infinitely many multiples of 999983. The smallest multiples of 999983 are:

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