### Description

**Multiplication** is one of the four primary arithmetic operations. The operator `*`

(asterisk) operates on two operands to produce the product.

### Syntax

`product = operand1 * operand2;`

### Parameters

`product`

: variable. Allowed data types: `int`

, `float`

, `double`

, `byte`

, `short`

, `long`

.

`operand1`

: variable or constant. Allowed data types: `int`

, `float`

, `double`

, `byte`

, `short`

, `long`

.

`operand2`

: variable or constant. Allowed data types: `int`

, `float`

, `double`

, `byte`

, `short`

, `long`

.