Math.max Function

Math.max Function (JavaScript)


Returns the larger of a set of supplied numeric expressions.

Math.max([number1[, number2[... [, numberN]]]]) 

The optional number1, number2, ..., numberN arguments are numeric expressions to be evaluated.

If no arguments are provided, the return value is equal to Number.NEGATIVE_INFINITY. If any argument is NaN, the return value is also NaN.


The following code shows how to get the larger of two expressions.

var x = Math.max(107 - 3,  48 * 90);

// Output:
// 4320


Supported in the following document modes: Quirks, Internet Explorer 6 standards, Internet Explorer 7 standards, Internet Explorer 8 standards, Internet Explorer 9 standards, Internet Explorer 10 standards, Internet Explorer 11 standards. Also supported in Store apps (Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8.1). See Version Information.

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