sq()#

Squares a number (multiplies a number by itself).

Examples#

example picture for sq()
def setup():
    py5.no_stroke()
    a = py5.sq(1)   # Sets 'a' to 1
    b = py5.sq(-5)  # Sets 'b' to 25
    c = py5.sq(9)   # Sets 'c' to 81
    py5.rect(0, 25, a, 10)
    py5.rect(0, 45, b, 10)
    py5.rect(0, 65, c, 10)

Description#

Squares a number (multiplies a number by itself). The result is always a positive number, as multiplying two negative numbers always yields a positive result. For example, -1 * -1 = 1.

Signatures#

sq(
    value: Union[float, npt.NDArray]  # number to square
) -> Union[float, npt.NDArray]

Updated on September 01, 2022 16:36:02pm UTC