The *= assignment operator multiplies
a numeric expression and assigns it to the variable.

## Syntax

`variable` *= `num.exp`

## Example(s)

Multiplies the current value
of `x` by `2` and assigns the result
to `x`. This is equivalent to: `x = x * 2`

x *= 2

## See also

* arithmetic operator, += assignment operator, - arithmetic operator, -= assignment operator, /= assignment operator, := assignment operator, Arithmetic expressions, Arithmetic operators, Assignment, Numeric expressions, Precedence, precision statement, Relational operators, sum() function, \= assignment operator