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Name 
max() 
Examples  int a = max(5, 9); // Sets 'a' to 9
int b = max(4, 12); // Sets 'b' to 4
float c = max(12.3, 230.24); // Sets 'c' to 230.24
int[] values = { 9, 4, 362, 21 }; // Create an array of ints
int d = max(values); // Sets 'd' to 362

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

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

Returns  int or float 
Related  min()

Updated on January 29, 2015 08:20:06pm UTC