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# i do get how 5 % 3 = ? or using % in C# arithmetics works in general?Hard to find explaination in my language aswell.

it is not really clear for me how to use %. if I have like 5 % 3 do I 5:3 =1,67... or ...

Would you guys be so kind and add few examples of how that works ? God bless ya.

So `5 % 3 = 2`. And `8 % 2 = 0` since it divides evenly. Using it with 2 as the second operand is a good way to test a number for even (0) or odd (1).