Fundamentals of CS I (CS151 2001S) : Reference

complex?: determine if a number is complex

Predicatecomplex?
Parametersn, a number
PurposeDetermines if v is a complex number (including an optional complex part).
ProducesA truth value: true (#t) if n is a complex number, false (#f) if it's not a complex number.
PreconditionsOnly one parameter (verified).
PostconditionsReturns true if and only if the parameter is a complex number.
Examples
> (complex? (sqrt -1))
#t
> (complex? 1)
#t
> (complex? 3/2)
#t
> (complex? -1/2)
#t
> (complex? 1.3)
#t
> (complex? (sqrt 2))
#t
> (complex? 'a)
#f

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