
6.1 Assigning Values to Variables
After declaring various variables using the Dim statements, we can assign values to those variables. The general format of an assignment is Variable=Expression The variable can be a declared variable or a control property value. The expression could be a mathematical expression, a number, a string, a Boolean value (true or false) and more. The following are some examples:
6.2 Operators in Visual BasicTo compute inputs from users and to generate results, we need to use various mathematical operators. In Visual Basic, except for + and , the symbols for the operators are different from normal mathematical operators, as shown in Table 6.1. Table 6.1: Arithmetic Operators

