Arithmetic operators

Arithmetic operators allow you to complete numeric operations, such as addition and subtraction.

Table 1. Arithmetic operators
Operator Description
Addition (+) The + operator adds a number to another.
Subtraction (-) The - operator subtracts a number from another.
Multiplication (*) The * operator multiplies a number with another.
Division (/) The / operator divides a number by another.
Exponentiation (**) The ** operator calculates an exponentiation.
MOD The MOD operator calculates the modulus.