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List of Operators and Functions

The following table lists the functions and operators that you can use in parameter expressions.

Symbol

Description

Example

+

Add

3+4=7

-

Subtract

9-4=5

*

Multiply by

3*6=18

/

Divide by

9/2=4.5

^

raise to power of

4^5=1024

\

Integer divide by

9\2=4

SQR

square root

SQR(64)=8

()

prioritizes evaluation of an expression

5*(1+2)=15

!

Factorial

5!=120

Fact(5)=5x4x3x2x1=120

%

Percentage

25%=0.25

MIN

Minimum value

MIN(1,2,4,5,7)=1

MAX

Maximum value

MAX(3,8)=8

SIN

Sine

SIN(pi)=0

COS

Cosine

COS(pi)=-1

TAN

Tangent

TAN(pi)=0

ASIN

Arc Sine

ASIN(1)=1.570796

ACOS

Arc Cosine

ACOS(-1)=3.141593

ATAN

Arc Tangent

ATAN(0)=0

SEC

Secant

SEC(0)=1

CSC

Cosecant

CSC(1)=1.188395

COT

Cotangent

COT(1)=0.642093

ABS

Absolute value

ABS(-8)=8

EXP

e to the power of

EXP(3)=20.0855

EXP2

2 to the power of

EXP2(3)=8

EXP10

10 to the power of

EXP10(3)=1000

LOG

Natural logarithm

LOG(16)=2.77259

LOG2

Log base 2

LOG2(8)=3

LOG10

Log base 10

LOG10(1000)=3

 

NOTES:

  • The trigonometric examples in the above table assume that "pi" has been defined as a parameter.

  • Functions and operators are not case sensitive.

 



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