Important Concepts Programming

Short Range in Datatype

  • A Short is a datatype which is responsible for holding the whole number values but it has a very short range as compared to an integer. Example – 23, 87, 10, 0, -29
  • Range of Short Datatype is in between -32,768 to 32,767.
  • Short datatypes can take up to 2 bytes of memory.
  • It can be declared using the keyword “short”.

The range of other datatypes

-> Integer(int) Range in DataType

-> Float Range in Datatype

Example of short datatype

short age;
short range;
short num;


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