# Abs

### From GECK

A function included in the GECK version 1.1.0.36.

## Contents

## Description

When given a number, returns the absolute value of the number.

## Syntax

(int) Abs x:int

## Example

abs x

Will return the absolute value of x.

## Notes

- Sin, cos, tan, pow, log, and
**abs**(particularly pow and log) are extremely slow. Do not use them in script blocks that get executed every frame. - This function is new in the GECK, and was not available in the TES4 Construction Set. However, it was available through the OBSE script extender.