**896**= 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 7.

**896**has a unique representation as a sum of three squares:

**896**= 8

^{2}+ 16

^{2}+ 24

^{2}.

**896**cannot be expressed as a sum of four non-zero squares.

**896**is the sum of six consecutive primes:

**896**= 137 + 139 + 149 + 151 + 157 + 163.

**896**is the numerical equivalent of the word TWO on a touch-tine telephone.

**896**is the number of different moves a rook can make on a chessboard.

Source: Number Gossip