These are the various floating point number types available in Pliant:
Float32
32 bits encoded floating point number
Float64 or Float
64 bits encoded floating point number
a
+
b
sums the two numbers
If the debugging level is equal or greater than 2 and the operation leads to an overflow, a run time error will be reported
a

b
substract
a
*
b
multiply
a
/
b
floating point division (the result is a floating point number even if both operands are integers)
a
^
b
exponent