basic.+ Operator/BASIC Program

basic.+

Command basic.+ Operator/BASIC Program
Applicable release versions: AP, R83
Category BASIC Program (486)
Description performs addition or indicates a positive numeric value.
Syntax num.expression + num.expression
Options
Example
x = x + 1

Adds one to the variable, "X".

subtotal = price + tax

Adds the values in the variables "price" and "tax" and 
assigns the result to "subtotal".

subtotal = tax + (unit.cost * qty)

This is a complex arithmetic statement which first multiplies the 
"unit.cost" by "qty" and then adds the results to the 
variable called "tax".  The parentheses "()" are used to 
explicitly group precedence.
Purpose
Related basic.-
basic.num.expression
basic.precedence
basic.operators
basic.assignment
arithmetic.operators
basic.arithmetic.expressions
basic.-=
basic.precision
basic.sum
basic.*.multiply