Quarter() Determines the quarter in which a specific date lies Syntax Quarter([<dDate>]) --> nQuarter Argument <dDate> Designates in which quarter the specified date lies. The default is the system date. Returns Quarter() returns a number that identifies the quarter in which <dDate> lies. Description Quarter() determines which quarter of the year <dDate> lies. Note . When no date is specified, the function automatically uses the system date. An empty date returns 0 as a result. Example Compute a delivery date: ? "We will deliver in quarter ", Quarter(CTOD("07/12/1991")), "1991"