Java Arithmetic Operators

In this tutorial you will learn about the Java Arithmetic Operators and its application with practical example.

Java Arithmetic Operators

Arithmetic Operators are used to perform arithmetic operations like addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, %modulus, exponent, etc. Let variable a holds 20 and variable b holds 10, then −

Java Arithmetic operators
Operator Name Description Example
+ Addition Addition of given operands
a+b returns 30
- Subtraction Subtraction of second operand from first a-b returns 10
* Multiply Multiplication of given operands a*b returns 200
/ Division Returns Quotient after division
a/b returns 2
% Modulus Returns Remainder after division a%b returns 0

Example:-

When you run the above java program, you will see following output.

Output:-

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