How Do You Do Natural Log in Excel?

How Do You Do Natural Log in Excel?

You can compute the natural logarithm in Microsoft Excel by using the LN function. The full syntax is "=LN(x)", where x is the value that is passed to the natural logarithm function.

LN computes the logarithm in the natural base e, which has the approximate value 2.7182818. Typing the formula "=LN(100)" gives the result 4.6051702. The inverse mathematical operation is the exponentiation function, which raises the constant e to a specified power. Its syntax is "=EXP(x)". For example, the formula "=EXP(4.6051702)" outputs the number 100. The two expressions can be combined as such: "=LN(EXP(3))". The result of this expression is 3.