Documentation/Calc Functions/EXP

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Function name:

EXP

Category:

Mathematical

Summary:

The function gives e raised to the power of a number. The constant e has a value of approximately 2.71828182845904.

Syntax:

EXP(Number)

Returns:

Returns a positive real number.

Arguments:

Number is the real number or a reference to the cell containing that number which is the power to which e is to be raised.

Additional details:

The formula used to calculate EXP function is:

Exp.png

Where X is the Number

The GIF below illustrates the EXP function:

EXP function

Examples:

Formula Description Returns
=EXP(1) the mathematical constant e to Calc's accuracy. 2.71828182845904

Related LibreOffice functions:

LOG

LN

ODF standard:

Section 6.16.31, part2

Equivalent Excel functions:

EXP