 # Excel: Power Functions

SKU: RV-3250Duration: 60 Minutes

Learn to Use the 10 Excel Functions Recommended by the Experts Excel provides over 400 functions to perform a variety of calculations within your data. With this many functions, it's guaranteed you're missing out on some powerhouse formulas that can make your day easier. This course explores 10 functions the experts recommend to expedite your data analysis.

### Course Details

#### Specs

Training Time: 60 minutes

Compatibility: Desktop Only

Based on: Industry Standards and Best Practices

Languages: English

### Learning Objectives

• Locate the syntax of an Excel function and explain the basics of function syntax design
• Explain why function criteria should produce a True result
• Understand and use wildcards in an Excel formula
• Describe the syntax and write Excel formulasusing the following functions:
• oDATEDIF
• oEDATE
• oEOMONTH
• oCONVERT
• oINDEX + MATCH
• oOFFSET+ COUNTA
• oSUMPRODUCT
• Create formula with nested functions
• Write a formula that combines the EDATE and DATEDIF functions to determine anniversary dates
• Write a formula using the EOMONTH function to calculate expiration dates or due dates
• Write a formula using the CONVERT function to convert data from one unit of measure to another (e.g., miles to kilometers)
• Find a value in a large array of data without knowing which row or column to search using the INDEX and MATCH functions
• Debug or trace through an Excel formula using the "Evaluate Formula" feature or the Excel Formula Beautifier online tool
• Create a rolling average using the OFFSET function or OFFSET and MATCH
• Write a formula that combines OFFSET with COUNT or COUNTA to expand a range rather than revise the formula to fit the new range
• Calculate totals and subtotals using SUMPRODUCT and describe how this can be used as an alternative to pivot tables