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p5.js | sq() function

  • Last Updated : 09 Apr, 2019

The sq() function in p5.js is used to calculate the square value of a number. The square of a number is always positive.


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Parameters: The function accepts only one parameter as mentioned above and described below:

  • number: This parameter stores the number to compute.

    Below program illustrates the sq() function in p5.js:

    function setup() {
        //create Canvas of size 270*80  
        createCanvas(270, 80);
    function draw() {
        //initialize the parameter  
        let x = 4;
        //call to sq() function
        let y = sq(x);
        text("Given Number is : " + x, 50, 30);
        text("Computed Number is : " + y, 50, 50);



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