Float shortValue() method in Java with examples

The shortValue() method in Float Class is a built-in method in Java which returns the value specified by calling the object as short after typecasting.

Syntax:

public short shortValue()

Return Value: It return the value of FloatObject as short.



Below programs illustrate shortValue() method in Java:
Program 1:

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// Java code to demonstrate
// Float shortValue() method
  
class GFG {
    public static void main(String[] args)
    {
  
        // Float value
        Float a = 17.47f;
  
        // wrapping the Float value
        // in the wrapper class Float
        Float b = new Float(a);
  
        // shortValue of the Float Object
        short output = b.shortValue();
  
        // prshorting the output
        System.out.println("Short value of "
                           + b + " is : " + output);
    }
}

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Output:

Short value of 17.47 is : 17

Program 2:

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// Java code to demonstrate
// Float shortValue() method
  
class GFG {
    public static void main(String[] args)
    {
  
        String value = "54.1f";
  
        // wrapping the Float value
        // in the wrapper class Float
        Float b = new Float(value);
  
        // shortValue of the Float Object
        short output = b.shortValue();
  
        // prshorting the output
        System.out.println("Short value of "
                           + b + " is : " + output);
    }
}

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Output:

Short value of 54.1 is : 54

Reference: https://docs.oracle.com/javase/7/docs/api/java/lang/Float.html#shortValue()



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