#!/bin/bash
echo
let a=11 # Same as 'a=11'
let a=a+5 # Equivalent to let "a = a + 5"
# (Double quotes and spaces make it more readable.)
echo "11 + 5 = $a" # 16
let "a <<= 3" # Equivalent to let "a = a << 3"
echo "\"\$a\" (=16) left-shifted 3 places = $a"
# 128
let "a /= 4" # Equivalent to let "a = a / 4"
echo "128 / 4 = $a" # 32
let "a -= 5" # Equivalent to let "a = a - 5"
echo "32 - 5 = $a" # 27
let "a *= 10" # Equivalent to let "a = a * 10"
echo "27 * 10 = $a" # 270
let "a %= 8" # Equivalent to let "a = a % 8"
echo "270 modulo 8 = $a (270 / 8 = 33, remainder $a)"
# 6
echo
exit 0