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Name 
min() 
Examples  int d = min(5, 9); // Sets 'd' to 5
int e = min(4, 12); // Sets 'e' to 12
float f = min(12.3, 230.24); // Sets 'f' to 12.3
int[] values = { 5, 1, 2, 3 }; // Create an array of ints
int h = min(values); // Sets 'h' to 3

Description 
Determines the smallest value in a sequence of numbers, and then returns that value. min() accepts either two or three float or int values as parameters, or an array of any length.

Syntax  min(a, b)
min(a, b, c)
min(list) 
Parameters 
a 
int, or float: first number 
b 
int, or float: second number 
c 
int, or float: third number 
list 
float[], or int[]: array of numbers to compare 

Returns  float or int 
Related  max()

Updated on July 17, 2014 04:33:29am EDT