# One line function for factorial of a number

Factorial of a non-negative integer, is multiplication of all integers smaller than or equal to n.

Example :Factorial of 6 is 6 * 5 * 4 * 3 * 2 * 1 which is 720.

We can find the factorial of a number in one line with the help of **Ternary operator** or commonly known as **Conditional operator** in recursion.

## C++

`// C++ program to find factorial of given number` `#include<iostream>` `int` `factorial(` `int` `n)` `{` ` ` `// single line to find factorial` ` ` `return` `(n==1 || n==0) ? 1: n * factorial(n - 1);` `}` `// Driver Code` `int` `main()` `{` ` ` `int` `num = 5;` ` ` `printf` `(` `"Factorial of %d is %d"` `, num, factorial(num));` ` ` `return` `0;` `}` |

## Java

`// Java program to find factorial of given number` `import` `java.io.*;` `class` `GFG {` ` ` `static` `int` `factorial(` `int` `n)` ` ` `{` ` ` ` ` `// single line to find factorial` ` ` `return` `(n == ` `1` `|| n == ` `0` `) ? ` `1` `: n *` ` ` `factorial(n - ` `1` `);` ` ` `}` ` ` `public` `static` `void` `main(String[] args)` ` ` `{` ` ` ` ` `int` `num = ` `5` `;` ` ` ` ` `System.out.println(` `"Factorial of "` `+ num +` ` ` `" is "` `+ factorial(num));` ` ` `}` `}` `// This code is contributed by Ajit.` |

## Python3

`# Python3 program to find` `# factorial of given number` `def` `factorial(n):` ` ` ` ` `# single line to` ` ` `# find factorial` ` ` `return` `1` `if` `(n ` `=` `=` `1` `or` `n ` `=` `=` `0` `) ` `else` `n ` `*` `factorial(n ` `-` `1` `);` `# Driver Code` `num ` `=` `5` `;` `print` `(` `"Factorial of"` `, num,` ` ` `"is"` `, factorial(num));` `# This is contributed by mits` |

## C#

`// C# program to find factorial` `// of given number` `using` `System;` `class` `GFG` `{` ` ` `// Function to calculate factorial` ` ` `static` `int` `factorial(` `int` `n)` ` ` `{` ` ` ` ` `// single line to find factorial` ` ` `return` `(n == 1 || n == 0) ?` ` ` `1 : n * factorial(n - 1);` ` ` `}` ` ` `public` `static` `void` `Main()` ` ` `{` ` ` ` ` `int` `num = 5;` ` ` `Console.WriteLine(` `"Factorial of "` `+ num +` ` ` `" is "` `+ factorial(num));` ` ` `}` `}` `// This code is contributed by vt_m.` |

## PHP

`<?php` `// PHP program to find` `// factorial of given number` `function` `factorial(` `$n` `)` `{` ` ` `// single line to find factorial` ` ` `return` `(` `$n` `==1 || ` `$n` `==0) ? 1 :` ` ` `$n` `* factorial(` `$n` `- 1);` `}` `// Driver Code` `$num` `= 5;` `echo` `"Factorial of "` `, ` `$num` `,` ` ` `" is "` `, factorial(` `$num` `);` `// This code is contributed by Ajit.` `?>` |

## Javascript

`<script>` `// Javascript program to find` `// factorial of given number` `function` `factorial(n)` `{` ` ` `// single line to find factorial` ` ` `return` `(n == 1 || n == 0) ? 1 :` ` ` `n * factorial(n - 1);` `}` `// Driver Code` `let num = 5;` `document.write(` `"Factorial of "` `, num,` ` ` `" is "` `, factorial(num));` `// This code is contributed by _saurabh_jaiswal.` `</script>` |

**Output :**

Factorial of 5 is 120

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