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7.1.38 REM



The REM function returns a numeric value that is the remainder of argument-1 divided by argument-2.

The function type is numeric.


    ___ Format _____________________________________________________________ 
   |                                                                        |
   | >>__FUNCTION REM__(argument-1 argument-2)___________________________>< |
   |                                                                        |
   |________________________________________________________________________|
argument-1
Must be class numeric

argument-2
Must be class numeric. Must not be zero.

The returned value is the remainder of argument-1 divided by argument-2. It is defined as the expression:


   argument-1 - (argument-2 * FUNCTION INTEGER-PART (argument-1/argument-2))



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