----- Original Message ----
From: ara.t.howard / noaa.gov
To: ruby-talk ML <ruby-talk / ruby-lang.org>
Sent: Friday, June 30, 2006 3:23:35 PM
Subject: Re: Order of precedence

On Sat, 1 Jul 2006, Dark Ambient wrote:

> Just checking
>
> if I have
>
> a = a - b*c
>
> b*c gets calculated first then that result is subtracted from a ?
> In other words, parantheses, in Ruby, is not necessary to make that
> calculation ?
>
> TIA
> Stuart

My Dear Aunt Sally

1 - multiply
2 - divide
3 - add
4 - substract

regards.

-a
-- 
suffering increases your inner strength.  also, the wishing for suffering
makes the suffering disappear.
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