# POWER function

## Description

POWER(x,p) raises the number x to the power p.

## Examples

POWER(4,2) equals 16

POWER(9,1/2) equals 3

## Note

POWER(x,p) can also be written using the ^ operator as x^p

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POWER(x,p) raises the number x to the power p.

POWER(4,2) equals 16

POWER(9,1/2) equals 3

POWER(x,p) can also be written using the ^ operator as x^p