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Table of Contents Chapter 34 – Math Functions
What is the Order of Precedents?
Order of Precedents for Math
( ) Parenthesis ** Exponentiation * Multiplication / Division + Addition - Subtraction
Mathematics can be used within your Syntax. But, like any math problems, it has an Order of Precedents.
What is the Answer to this Math Question?
SELECT (2 + 4) * 5
What is the Answer?
This is an example of mathematics taking place with the Order of Precedents being respected.