# EXP

Returns e raised to the power of a given number. The constant e equals 2.71828182845904, the base of the natural logarithm.

## Syntax

EXP(<number>)


### Parameters

Term Definition
number The exponent applied to the base e. The constant e equals 2.71828182845904, the base of the natural logarithm.

## Return value

A decimal number.

## Remarks

• EXP is the inverse of LN, which is the natural logarithm of the given number.

• To calculate powers of bases other than e, use the exponentiation operator (^). For more information, see DAX Operator Reference.

## Example

The following formula calculates e raised to the power of the number contained in the column, [Power].

= EXP([Power])