# Multiply two Floating Point Numbers

Posted By on September 26, 2014

In this program, user is asked to enter two floating point numbers and this program will mulitply these two numbers and display it.

## Source Code

/*C program to multiply and display the product of two floating point numbers entered by user. */

#include <stdio.h>
int main( )
{
float num1, num2, product;
printf("Enter two numbers: ");
scanf("%f %f",&num1,&num2);        /* Stores the two floating point numbers entered by user in variable num1 and num2 respectively */
product = num1*num2;  /* Performs multiplication and stores it */
printf("Product: %f",product);
return 0;
}

Output

Enter two numbers: 2.4
1.1
Product: 2.640000

Explanation

In this program, user is asked to enter two floating point numbers. These two numbers entered by user will be stored in variables num1 and num2 respectively. This is done using scanf( ) function. Then, * operator is used for multiplying variables and this value is stored in variable product.

Then, the product is displayed and program is terminated

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