** Formulas**

A CAPP formula is the mathematical description of a calculation for determining standard values with CAPP. You can use CAPP formulas to calculate both final as well as intermediate results. You can save formulas in the system in any form.

Formulas consist of **characteristics** that are linked to
one another by means of mathematical operands and functions. You
can find further information on operands and functions available to
you when you create a formula in the section Entering a Formula String