# Manuals/calci/ORDINAL

ORDINAL (Number)

• is any real numbers.

## Description

• This function shows the Ordinal value of the given number.
• In  ,  is any real number.
• An Ordinal Number is a number that tells the position of something in a list, such as 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th etc.
• Cardinal number shows how many of something are there. Hence when Cardinal number is given, this function will show the Ordinal number.
• When the given number is a decimal number, this function truncates it to integers.

## Examples

1. ORDINAL(1) = 1st
2. ORDINAL(12) = 12th
3. ORDINAL(41.3) = 41st
4. ORDINAL(22) = 22nd
5. ORDINAL(53) = 53rd

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