## Modulus Operator

In JavaScript, arithmetic Modulus operator is used to find the remainder of the division of two numeric values.

## Syntax

`%`

symbol is used for arithmetic modulus operator

arithmetic modulus operator takes two values/variables as operands and returns the remainder in the division of the left operand divided by the right operand

```
a % b //remainder when a divided by b
6 % 4 //remainder when 6 divided by 4
```

## Examples

- Find the remainder when value in
`a`

is divided by`b`

.

```
var a = 6;
var b = 4;
var remainder = a % b;
console.log(remainder);
```