Augmented Assignment Operators

These are shortcuts for updating a variable using arithmetic.

The below table's right and left columns are equivalent

Table

`a += b`

`a -= b`

`a *= b`

`a /= b`

`a %= b`

is equivalent to

is equivalent to

is equivalent to

is equivalent to

is equivalent to

`a = a + b`

`a = a - b`

`a = a * b`

`a = a / b`

`a = a % b`

Practice

Number

Initialize a variable number with a value of 5.

Then, using augmented assignment operators:

- Increase it by 4

- Decrease it by 3

- Multiply it by 2

- Divide it by 3

Finally, print the result.

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