ABS is the mathematical function “Absolute Value” of a number.

**Example:**

```
var1 = -12
var2 = 5
myresult = var1 / var2
myABSresult = ABS(var1 / var2)
RETURN myresult AS "not absolute value", myABSresult AS "absolute value"
```

Return values are :

```
myresult = -2.4
myABSresult = 2.4
```