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Python pow() Function

Python pow() Function

Python pow() function is used to return the value of x to the power of y i.e. (xy). If a third parameter is present then it returns the x to the power of y modulus z.

Syntax:
pow(x, y, z)

Parameter Values

Parameter Description
x This parameter defines a number that is the base.
y This parameter defines a number that is the exponent.
z This is an optional parameter. It defines a number that is the modulus.
Here is an example of Python pow() function:

x = pow(5, 3)
print(x)

Output:
125
Example 2:

x = pow(5, 3, 10)
print(x)

Output:
5

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