**basic.arithmetic.expressions**Definition/BASIC Program

# basic.arithmetic.expressions

Command | basic.arithmetic.expressions Definition/BASIC ProgramApplicable release versions: AP, R83 |
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Category | BASIC Program (486) |

Description | perform mathematical calculations on any set of operand expressions. Symbol precedence operation ^ 1 exponentiation * 2 multiplication / 2 division 2 remainder + 3 addition - 3 subtraction Expressions are evaluated in order of precedence unless placed within parentheses. Expressions at the same precedence evaluate left-to-right: 10+2*10 evaluates to 30. Expressions within the innermost parentheses are evaluated first: (10+2)*10 evaluates to 120. (10+(2*10)) evaluates to 30. |

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