Pronunciation: /ˈɒ.pəˌrænd/ Explain
|Figure 1: Operators and operands||
An operand is the input to an
An operand is something on which an
In the expression a + b,
'+' is an operator, and
a and b are its operands.
An operator can be considered as a
and the operands as the inputs or
of the function.
- McAdams, David E.. All Math Words Dictionary, operand. 2nd Classroom edition 20150108-4799968. pg 130. Life is a Story Problem LLC. January 8, 2015. Buy the book
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McAdams, David E. Operand. 12/21/2018. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/o/operand.html.
12/21/2018: Reviewed and corrected IPA pronunication. (McAdams, David E.)
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