Excel (2007) formula help needed

  tonyq 13:32 PM 30 Sep 12
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Please can anyone help me with formula I need for the following example [12.8 + 69 – (34 x2)] / 2 I will have a number of different numbers,and the result rounded up from .5 and above, rounded down below .5

  mgmcc 13:46 PM 30 Sep 12

Try:

=ROUND((12.8+69-(34*2))/2,0)

This gives the answer 7 and the final zero sets the number of decimal places to display.

  tonyq 14:11 PM 30 Sep 12

mgmcc, thank you that seems to work. Next question,how do I get it to work on a list of numbers?

  mgmcc 14:56 PM 30 Sep 12
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In general, have the list of numbers in a separate column and replace the "number" in the formula with the cell reference of the number it has to work with. For example, if it is the 12.8 it has to work with, put that in cell A1 and make the formula:

=ROUND((A1+69-(34*2))/2,0)

  tonyq 15:03 PM 30 Sep 12

mgmcc thank you for your help advice.

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