HOME HTML CSS JAVASCRIPT SQL PHP JQUERY XML ASP.NET MORE...
REFERENCES | EXAMPLES | FORUM | ABOUT

JavaScript pow() Method

Math Object Reference JavaScript Math Object

Example

Return the value of the number 4 to be the power of 3 (4*4*4):

Math.pow(4,3);

The result will be:

64

Try it yourself »

Definition and Usage

The pow() method returns the value of x to the power of y (xy).


Browser Support

Internet Explorer Firefox Opera Google Chrome Safari

The pow() method is supported in all major browsers.


Syntax

Math.pow(x,y)

Parameter Values

Parameter Description
x Required. The base
y Required. The exponent

Return Value

Type Description
Number The value of x to the power of y (xy).

Technical Details

JavaScript Version: 1.0


More Examples

Example

Use the pow() method on different numbers:

var a=Math.pow(0,1);
var b=Math.pow(1,1);
var c=Math.pow(1,10);
var d=Math.pow(3,3);
var e=Math.pow(-3,3);
var f=Math.pow(2,4);

The result of a,b,c,d,e, and f will be:

0
1
1
27
-27
16

Try it yourself »


Math Object Reference JavaScript Math Object

Your suggestion:

Close [X]

Thank You For Helping Us!

Your message has been sent to W3Schools.

Close [X]
Search w3schools.com:

WEB BUILDING

Download XML Editor FREE Website BUILDER Free HTML5 Templates

SHARE THIS PAGE