PLOGHELP ARITHMETIC Kathryn Seifert July 1986
Overview of HELP files dealing with operations on numbers.
Keywords: overview, arithmetic, mathematics, operators, symbols, numbers
CONTENTS - (Use g to access sections)
-- DOCUMENTATION OF RELEVANT PREDICATES, OPERATORS, AND LIBRARY PROGRAMS
-- RELATED DOCUMENTATION
There are several built in Prolog predicates and operators and online
library packages for performing operations on numbers. The HELP files
which cover these individually are listed below.
-- DOCUMENTATION OF RELEVANT PREDICATES, OPERATORS, AND LIBRARY PROGRAMS
PLOGHELP * ARE
Library package for binding the result(s) of an expression to a variable
PLOGHELP * BITWISE
Describes operators for manipulating numbers as strings of bits
PLOGHELP * DIV
Operator returning the integer result of the division of two integers
PLOGHELP * DIVIDE
Operator which divides one number by another
PLOGHELP * EQUAL
Describes operators for performing the "equals" comparison
PLOGHELP * FLOAT
Predicate which tests whether its argument is a floating point number
PLOGHELP * GREATERTHAN
Describes operators for performing the "greater than" comparison
PLOGHELP * INTEGER
Predicate which tests whether its argument is an integer
PLOGHELP * IS
Operator which binds a variable to the result of an expression
PLOGHELP * LESSTHAN
Describes operators for performing the "less than" comparison
PLOGHELP * MINUS
Operator for subtracting one number from another
PLOGHELP * MOD
Operator returning the remainder after the division of two integers
PLOGHELP * PLUS
Operator for adding one number to another
PLOGHELP * TIMES
Operator for multiplying one number with another
-- OTHER RELATED DOCUMENTATION ----------------------------------------
REF * DATA
Information about data types in POPLOG, including numbers
REF * NUMBERS
More detailed information about types of numbers in POPLOG and
the procedures available for creating and manipulating them.
PLOGHELP * OPERATORS
Operator declarations made when the Prolog system is loaded
PLOGHELP * SYMBOLS
Lists the symbols used as numeric and logical operators in Prolog
HELP * NUMBERS
Overview of POP-11 HELP files dealing with numbers and arithmetic
HELP * MATH
Review of mathematical operations and procedures in POP-11
REF * EFFICIENCY
Information on efficiency
REF * FASTPROCS
Describes fast procedures for system programmers.
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