How to use EXP function in Microsoft Excel

This article describes the formula syntax and usage of the EXP function in Microsoft Excel.

Purpose

Returns Euler’s number, e (~2.718) raised to a power.

Sample Usage

EXP(2)

EXP(A2)

Syntax

EXP(exponent)

  • exponent – The exponent to raise e to.

Example:

Result Formula
148.4131591 =EXP(5)
164.0219073 =EXP(5.1)
0.1353352832 =EXP(-2)