Related Function:

The EXP function returns e raised to the power of number. The constant e equals 2.71828182845904, the base of the natural logarithm.

Syntax

=EXP(number)

Arguments

Argument Description
number The exponent applied to the base e

Examples

  A B C
1 Formula Result Notes
2 =EXP(1) 2.71828183 Approximate value of e
3 =EXP(2) 7.3890561 Base of the natural logarithm e raised to the power of 2
4 =EXP(0) 1  
5 =EXP(-5) 0.006737947  

Note: EXP is the inverse of LN, the natural logarithm of number.

The mathematical constant, e, equal to 2.71828182845904, is the base of the natural logarithm. The natural exponential function is written:   

    \[    y = e^x    \]

See Wikipedia for more information on the Exponential function.