# MOD

Returns the remainder after number is divided by divisor. The result has the same sign as divisor.

**Syntax**

**MOD**(**number**,**divisor**)

**Number** is the number for which you want to find the remainder.

**Divisor** is the number by which you want to divide number. If divisor is 0, MOD returns the #DIV/0! error value.

**Remarks**

The MOD function can be expressed in terms of the INT function:

`MOD(n, d) = n - d*INT(n/d)`

**Examples**

`MOD(3, 2)`

equals 1

`MOD(-3, 2)`

equals 1

`MOD(3, -2)`

equals -1

`MOD(-3, -2)`

equals -1