Excel EXP Function
The EXP function returns the result of the constant e raised to the nth power, where e, the base of the natural logarithm, equals 2.71828183 approximately.
The EXP function returns a numeric value.
- Number, the only argument in the EXP function, should be supplied as a numeric value.
- EXP function will return the #VALUE! error if number is non-numeric.
- The number e is an irrational number, which is mathematically constant and approximately equal to 2.71828183.
- Set the number to 1, the value of the constant e will be returned.
- EXP is the inverse of LN, the natural logarithm of number.
Supposing, you want to get the values of the constant e raised to the power of given numbers in the table below. Please do as follows.
1. Copy the formula below into cell C4.
2. Then drag the fill handle down to the cells you want to apply this formula too. The results are as the following screenshot shows.
- We can directly input value in the number argument in the formula. For example, the formula in cell C4 can be changed to:
Excel PI Function
The PI function returns the number 3.14159265358979 of the mathematical constant called pi.
Excel POWER Function
The POWER function returns the result of a number raised to a given power.