# INT

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The INT function rounds a numeric value down to the next whole number.

## Syntax

*result*= INT(*expression*)

## Parameters

*expression*is any type of literal or variable numerical value or mathematical calculation.

## Description

- INT returns the first whole number INTEGER that is less than the
*expression*value. - This means that INT rounds down for both positive and negative numbers.
- Use FIX to round negative values up. It is identical to INT for positive values.

## Examples

*Example:* Displaying the rounding behavior of INT.

PRINT INT(2.5) PRINT INT(-2.5)

2 -3

## See also

*Navigation:*