## What is EXP function in Excel?

The **EXP **function is one of the math functions of Excel.

It returns **e raised** to the power of a given number.

We can find this function in **Math & trig** category of insert function Tab.

## How to use **EXP **function in excel

- Click on an
**empty**cell (like F5 )

2. Click on the **fx icon **(or press shift+F3)

3. In the **insert function tab** you will see all functions

4. Select **math and trig** category

5. Select **EXP **function

6. Then select **ok**

7. In the function arguments Tab you will see **EXP **function

8. Number section is the **exponent applied to the base e**. The constant e equals **2.71828182845904**, the base of the natural logarithm

9. You will see **results **in the formula result section

## Examples of **EXP** function in excel

**Example 1:**

**How to use EXP function in excel**

You can see examples of EXP function below:

**exp**(A2) ----->>>>answer is 2.718
**exp**(A3) ----->>>>answer is 7.389
**exp**(A4) ----->>>>answer is 20.08
**exp**(A5) ----->>>>answer is 54.59
**exp**(A6) ----->>>>answer is 148.41

## What is the purpose of **EXP** function?

**EXP**

It returns **e raised** to the power of a given number.

## What is the Return value of **EXP** function?

**EXP**

It returns a number.

## How many arguments does **EXP** function have?

**EXP**

This function has just **1** Argument.

The **argument **of EXP function is **number**.

Number section is the **exponent applied to the base e**. The constant e equals **2.71828182845904**, the base of the natural logarithm.

The argument of EXP function is **required **and not optional.

```
EXP(number) = number
```

## Which version of excel supports **EXP** function?

**EXP**

This function is available for all excel **versions **(2003-2019)

## Errors in **EXP** function

**EXP**