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RE: Operators: arithmetic and otherwise

by Anonymous Monk
on Apr 24, 2000 at 22:31 UTC ( #8759=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Operators: arithmetic and otherwise

 $a*=3;     #$a=$a*3; $a now equal to 9;
 $a/=3;     #$a=$a/3; $a (9) divided by three which equals 3;
 $a+=2;     #$a=$a+2; $a is now equal to 5;
 $a-=2;     #$a=$a/2; $a is now equal to 3;
 $b x=3;    #$b=$b x $3 $b is now equal to "xxx";
 $b .="33"; #b=$b."33"  $b is now equal to "xxx33";
Typo in 7th line? Perhaps ought to be #$a=$a-2;

Comment on RE: Operators: arithmetic and otherwise
Re^2: Operators: arithmetic and otherwise
by tjshankar (Initiate) on Apr 20, 2005 at 00:55 UTC
    Typo in 8th line. #$b=$b x 3 $b is now equal to "xxx";

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