# Basic Formulas in Excel 2010 for Windows

Excel 2010 (Windows)    |    Beginner
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The Function Library in Excel contains a large number of ready-to-use formulas. Discover how to work with both basic formulas and conditional formulas to extract the values you need.

## WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

• Inserting a formula using the function library Performing simple calculations Using automated formulas in a table Creating automated cumulative totals Inserting subtotals Counting cells in a range
• Ranking a value round numbers in Excel 2010 use replacement formulas in Excel 2010 convert number types in Excel 2010 factorize the results of a division in Excel 2010 use formulas to generate random values in Excel 2010

## IN THIS COURSE

• 1.  Inserting a formula using the function library in Excel 2010 for Windows
Excel 2010&#39;s Function Library can help you to locate and insert the formula you need. These formulas are grouped according to category. If you are unable to find the formula you want, you can also launch a search…
• 2.  Performing simple calculations in Excel 2010 for Windows
The cells in your Excel 2010 worksheet can be thought of as little calculator spaces. You can these individual cells to perform simple and complex calculations. Once you have inserted a calculation, any data updates that…
• 3.  Using automated formulas in a table in Excel 2010 for Windows
If you are going to be applying your formulas to a large number of data entries in your worksheet, it is important to know how to use the Fill Down function. When a formula is copied and pasted into a new cell in Excel…
• 4.  Creating automated cumulative totals in Excel 2010 for Windows
If you have organized your data entries into chronological order, a cumulative total can very quickly be created. In Excel 2010, you can create the calculation once and then apply it automatically to the rest of your data…
• 5.  Inserting subtotals in Excel 2010 for Windows
When your Excel 2010 data table has become rather long, adding subtotals for individual subgroups within that table can be very useful. You can use these subtotals to perform various different calculations, all of which…
• 6.  Counting cells in a range in Excel 2010 for Windows
The COUNTA formula is used in Excel 2010 to count up the number of cells that contain values. The COUNTIF formula can be used to perform a count of certain values that meet your conditions. You can even use the SUMPRODUCT…
• 7.  Ranking a value in Excel 2010 for Windows
Excel 2010&#39;s RANK function is extremely useful if you want to find out where a particular value places in a list of data entries. You can also visualize the smallest and largest values in a list by using the SMALL and…
• 8.  Rounding a number in Excel 2010 for Windows
In Excel 2010, there are many different formulas that you can use to round up or down your data values. Which one you choose will depend on how you want to perform the calculation. You can, for example, round a value up…
• 9.  Using replacement formulas in Excel 2010 for Windows
If you have inserted text data into your spreadsheet and you need to make some changes, you may find that you can perform these modifications with the help of some Excel 2010&#39;s formulas, SUBSTITUTE, TRIM and REPLACE.
• 10.  Converting number types in Excel 2010 for Windows
We generally use a base-10 number system in everyday life. You will occasionally find it useful to work in binary and hexadecimal. In Excel 2010, you can quickly convert a number that you have inserted into and out of a…
• 11.  Factorizing the results of a division in Excel 2010 for Windows
If you want to perform a division in Excel 2010, and you want to obtain a whole number answer, you are going to need to use the QUOTIENT formula. You can also visualize the remainder of the equation by using the MOD…
• 12.  Generating random values in Excel 2010 for Windows
Creating randomized numbers if often very useful if you need a randomly-generated code, are holding a lottery, or are drawing lots. In Excel 2010, there are lots of formulas and calculations that you can use to generate…

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