# C program to Check Whether a Number is Positive or Negative or Zero

Given a number A. The task is to check whether A is positive, negative or zero.

**Examples**:

Input: A = 2Output: 2 is positiveInput: A = -554Output: -554 is negative

In the below program, to find whether A is positive, negative or zero; first the number is taken as input from the user using scanf in , and then A is checked for positive using statement and , and operators.

Below is the C program to find whether a number is positive, negative or zero.

`#include <stdio.h> ` ` ` `int` `main() ` `{ ` ` ` `int` `A; ` ` ` ` ` `printf` `(` `"Enter the number A: "` `); ` ` ` `scanf` `(` `"%d"` `, &A); ` ` ` ` ` `if` `(A > 0) ` ` ` `printf` `(` `"%d is positive."` `, A); ` ` ` `else` `if` `(A < 0) ` ` ` `printf` `(` `"%d is negative."` `, A); ` ` ` `else` `if` `(A == 0) ` ` ` `printf` `(` `"%d is zero."` `, A); ` ` ` ` ` `return` `0; ` `} ` |

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**Output:**

Enter the number A =: -54 -54 is negative.

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