# Number Gossip

(Enter a number and I'll tell you everything you wanted to know about it but were afraid to ask.)

## Unique Properties of 2401

- 2401 is the smallest number (except 1) that is the 4
^{th} power of the sum of its digits
- 2401 is the smallest fourth power that becomes prime when its leftmost digit is removed
- 2401 is the largest number that equals the sum of its digits to the power of the number of its digits

## Rare Properties of 2401

The number n is a *square* if it is the square of an integer.

## Common Properties of 2401

The number n is called an *apocalyptic power* if 2^{n} contains the consecutive digits 666 (in decimal).

A positive integer greater than 1 that is not prime is called *composite*.

Composite numbers are opposite to prime numbers.

The number n is *deficient* if the sum of all its positive divisors except itself is less than n.

Compare with perfect and abundant numbers.

A number is *odd* if it is not divisible by 2.

Numbers that are not odd are even. Compare with another pair -- evil and odious numbers.

The number n is *odious* if it has an odd number of 1's in its binary expansion.

Guess what evil numbers are.

An integer n is *powerful* if for every prime p dividing n, p^{2} also divides n.

How much power? They all can be written as a^{2} b^{3}.