Number.Power

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Number.Power is a Power Query M function that raises a given number to the power of another number. The function returns the result of the exponentiation or null if either the base or exponent are null.

Compatible with: Power BI Service Power BI Desktop Excel Microsoft 365

Syntax

Number.Power(
   number as nullable number,
   power as nullable number,
) as nullable number

Description

Returns the result of raising number to the power of power. If number or power are null, Number.Power returns null.

  • number: The base.
  • power: The exponent.

Examples

Find the value of 5 raised to the power of 3 ( 5 cubed ).

// Output: 125
Number.Power( 5, 3 )

Other functions related to Number.Power are:

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Microsoft documentation: https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/powerquery-m/number-power