# Manuals/calci/POWER

**POWER (Number,Power)**

- is the base value.
- is the power value.
- POWER(),returns the result of a number raised to a power.

## Description

- This function gives the value of a number raised to a power.
- The power of a number indicating how many times we have to multiply the number.
- For e.g =POWER(4,3) = 4*4*4 = 63.
- In , is the base value. It can be + or - .
- is the power(exponent) value to which the is raised.
- Power is also called Exponents or Indices.
- Anything raised to the power 0 is equal to 1. i.e. POWER(7,0) = 1.
- We can use the
**^**operator instead of POWER function.

## Examples

=POWER(17,4) = 83521 =POWER(26,1) = 26 =POWER(5.2,3) = 140.608 =POWER(6,0.2) = 1.430969081 =POWER(2,3/4) = 1.681792831 =POWER(50,0) = 1 =POWER(7,-2) = 0.020408163

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