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What does the symbol ^ mean in Excel formulas?
I am having trouble finding out the purpose of the symbol ^ when using
calculations in Excel. Can anyone help me? 
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What does the symbol ^ mean in Excel formulas?
3^3 = 27 which means 3 raised to the power of 3
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What does the symbol ^ mean in Excel formulas?
Caret: "^" means "to the power of"
Eg: entering in say, A1: =3^4 means to evaluate 3 to the power of 4 i.e: =3x3x3x3=81 Likewise =2^3 = 2x2x2=8  Max Singapore http://savefile.com/projects/236895 xdemechanik  "Desert Rat" <Desert > wrote in message news > I am having trouble finding out the purpose of the symbol ^ when using > calculations in Excel. Can anyone help me? 
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What does the symbol ^ mean in Excel formulas?
It means "raise to the power of" so that 2^3 means 2 raised to the power of 3
(or 2 cubed) which equals 8 "Desert Rat" wrote: > I am having trouble finding out the purpose of the symbol ^ when using > calculations in Excel. Can anyone help me? 
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What does the symbol ^ mean in Excel formulas?
"Desert Rat" wrote:
> I am having trouble finding out the purpose of the > symbol ^ when using calculations in Excel. Can > anyone help me? For future reference, use the key phrase "calculation operators" in a Help search, and see the Help page "about calculation operators". 
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What does the symbol ^ mean in Excel formulas?
You got lots of good answers but if you need another:
The oneword name for the ^ operator is "exponentiation" just as + is addition, × is multiplication..... For confirmation of this lovely geek work, see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Exponentiation best wishes  Bernard V Liengme www.stfx.ca/people/bliengme remove caps from email "Desert Rat" <Desert > wrote in message news >I am having trouble finding out the purpose of the symbol ^ when using > calculations in Excel. Can anyone help me? 
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What does the symbol ^ mean in Excel formulas?
On Saturday, February 11, 2006 5:31:27 PM UTC+5:30, Desert Rat wrote:
> I am having trouble finding out the purpose of the symbol ^ when using > calculations in Excel. Can anyone help me? GOOD 
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What does the symbol ^ mean in Excel formulas?
"" means

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What does the symbol ^ mean in Excel formulas?
On Sat, 19 Sep 2015 05:26:07 0700 (PDT),
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"=sqrt(9)" is also "=9^0.5" 
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