# Arithmetic Basics

### Create some simulated variables

x = 6 y = 9

### x plus y

print(x + y)

15

### x minus y

print(x - y)

-3

### x times y

print(x * y)

54

### the remainder of x divided by y

print(x % y)

6

### x divided by y

print(x / y)

0.6666666666666666

### x divided by y (floor) (i.e. the quotient)

print(x // y)

0

### x raised to the y power

print(x ** y)

10077696

### x plus y, then divide by x

print((x + y) / x)

2.5

## Classics vs. floor division. This varies between 2.x and 3.x.

### Classic divison of 3 by 5

print(3 / 5)

0.6

### Floor divison of 3 by 5. This means it truncates any remainder down the its "floor"

print(3 // 5)

0

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