# EXP Function in Excel

In this post, you will learn about the simple EXP Function or the exponential function and how to use it in-with excel spreadsheet.

## EXP Function in Excel

Syntax

`=EXP(number)`

The syntax has a single argument,

number – The power that e is raised to.

• The task of this syntax is a simple exponential function of the constant value e.
• The value is e is called the natural number, or Euler’s number. It is an important mathematical constant approximately equal to 2.718281828459…
• This function can be defined by the expression – e ^( number).
• Note: ‘^’ symbol denotes exponential function – ‘e to the power a number’

## How to use EXP Function in Excel?

• Open an Excel Worksheet
• Enter the numbers you want to use in the function
• In a new cell enter the syntax and highlight the cell which contains the number to add it to the function.
• Press enter to display the answer.
• Use the fill handle to apply the function to the rest of the data. In the example below the function is executed as e0, e1, e2, and so on.