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## What does the .MAX method do?

max() is an inbuilt method in Java which is **used to return Maximum or Largest value from the given two arguments**. The arguments are taken in int, float, double and long.

## What is the maximum method?

The maximum-term method is **a consequence of the large numbers encountered in statistical mechanics**. It states that under appropriate conditions the logarithm of a summation is essentially equal to the logarithm of the maximum term in the summation. … These functions often contain terms with factorials.

## How do you find Max in Java?

**To find the maximum value in an array:**

- Assign the first (or any) array element to the variable that will hold the maximum value.
- Loop through the remaining array elements, starting at the second element (subscript 1). When a larger value is found, that becomes the new maximum.

## Is Max a keyword in Java?

max() function is an inbuilt function in Java which **returns maximum of two numbers**. The arguments are taken in int, double, float and long. If a negative and a positive number is passed as argument then the positive result is generated.

## How do you find max and min in Java?

**Using Arrays.** **sort method to Find Maximum and Minimum Values in an Array**

- int[] nums={6,-1,-2,-3,0,1,2,3,4};
- Arrays. sort(nums);
- System. out. println(“Minimum = ” + nums[0]);
- System. out. println(“Maximum = ” + nums[nums. length-1]);

## What is the largest data type in Java?

The largest integer number that a long type can represent is **9223372036854775807**. If we deal with even larger numbers, we have to use the java.

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Integers.

Type | Size | Range |
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byte | 8 bits | -128 to 127 |

short | 16 bits | -32,768 to 32,767 |

char | 16 bits | 0 to 65,535 |

int |
32 bits | -2,147,483,648 to 2,147,483,647 |

## Is number a data type in Java?

An integer is a whole number — that is, a number with no fractional or decimal portion. **Java has four integer types**, which you can use to store numbers of varying sizes.

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Integer Data Types in Java.

Type | Number of Bytes | Range of Values |
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int | 4 | –2 billion to +2 billion |

long | 8 | –4,000 trillion to +4,000 trillion |