Python math.trunc() method **“returns the truncated integer part of a number.”** For example, if the number is **3.14**, the math.trunc() method will return **3**.

**Syntax**

`math.trunc(x)`

**Parameters**

**x**: The number to be truncated.

**Return value**

It returns the truncated integer part of x.

**Time Complexity: **O(1)

**Auxiliary Space: **O(1)

**Example: How to Use math.trunc() Method**

```
import math
print(math.trunc(3.14))
print(math.trunc(-1.23))
```

**Output**

```
3
-1
```

That’s it.

Ankit Lathiya is a Master of Computer Application by education and Android and Laravel Developer by profession and one of the authors of this blog. He is also expert in JavaScript and Python development.