# FreeBASIC - 16-bit integer: short

16-bit signed integer type is used to store negativ or pozitiv whole number. 16-bit integer and his value range: from -32768 to 32767.## short

### Description

` short`

### Examples

### FreeBASIC

16-bit integer the possible of use:```
xmin = -32768
ymax = 32767
Dim x As short= -1234 ' x = -1234
Dim y As short= -(1500 mod 60)' y = -25
y = CShort((x * y)) ' z = 30850
```

You can find it in the following collections: signed integers | integers | numbers | data types

16-bit integer in another programming language:

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