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Wrong answer for MOD function?

SQL and PL/SQL--When we use mod function if salary is less than comm then the remainder becomes actual salary....

Why is this answer wrong?


Not sure I understand why it's wrong.

Mod(37,9) = 1
Mod(9,37) = 9

Sorry, I have not myself tried the Oracle MOD function, but if it implements the modulus operation correctly, then yes, Mod(Salary,Comm) will be equal to Salary whenever Salary is less than Comm.

You might need a CASE structure in your SQL...

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