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Our 30 most popular examples:
1 Find Duplicates: This example teaches you how to find duplicates (or triplicates) in Excel.
2 Drop-down List: Drop-down lists in Excel are helpful if you want to be sure that users select an item from a list, instead of typing their own values.
3 Percent Change: The percent change formula is used very often in Excel. For example, to calculate the Monthly Change and Total Change.
4 Regression: This example teaches you how to perform a regression analysis in Excel and how to interpret the Summary Output.
5 Loan Amortization Schedule: This example teaches you how to create a loan amortization schedule in Excel.
6 Pareto Chart: A Pareto chart combines a column chart and a line graph. The Pareto principle states that, for many events, roughly 80% of the effects come from 20% of the causes.
7 Histogram: This example teaches you how to create a histogram in Excel.
8 Random Numbers: Excel has two useful functions when it comes to generating random numbers. The RAND and RANDBETWEEN function.
9 Remove Duplicates: This example teaches you how to remove duplicates in Excel.
10 Count Unique Values: This example shows you how to create an array formula that counts unique values.
11 Lock Cells: You can lock cells in Excel if you want to protect cells from being edited.
12 Gantt Chart: Excel does not offer Gantt as chart type, but it's easy to create a Gantt chart by customizing the stacked bar chart type.
13 Budget: This example shows you how to create a budget in Excel.
14 Line Chart: Line charts are used to display trends over time. Use a line chart if you have text labels, dates or a few numeric labels on the horizontal axis.
15 Transpose: Use the 'Paste Special Transpose' option to switch rows to columns or columns to rows in Excel. You can also use the TRANSPOSE function.
16 Correlation: We can use the CORREL function or the Analysis Toolpak add-in in Excel to find the correlation coefficient between two variables.
17 Time Sheet: This example teaches you how to create a simple timesheet calculator in Excel.
18 Offset: The OFFSET function in Excel returns a cell or range of cells that is a specified number of rows and columns from a cell or range of cells.
19 Pie Chart: Pie charts are used to display the contribution of each value (slice) to a total (pie). Pie charts always use one data series.
20 Nested If: The IF function in Excel can be nested, when you have multiple conditions to meet. The FALSE value is being replaced by another If function to make a further test.
21 Data Tables: Instead of creating different scenarios, you can create a data table to quickly try out different values for formulas. You can create a one variable data table or a two variable data table.
22 t-Test: This example teaches you how to perform a t-Test in Excel. The t-Test is used to test the null hypothesis that the means of two populations are equal.
23 Advanced Filter: This example teaches you how to apply an advanced filter in Excel to only display records that meet complex criteria.
24 Frequency Distribution: Did you know that you can use pivot tables to easily create a frequency distribution in Excel? You can also use the Analysis Toolpak to create a histogram.
25 Scatter Chart: Use a scatter chart (XY chart) to show scientific XY data. Scatter charts are often used to find out if there's a relationship between variable X and Y.
26 Anova: This example teaches you how to perform a single factor ANOVA (analysis of variance) in Excel. A single factor or one-way ANOVA is used to test the null hypothesis that the means of several populations are all equal.
27 Compare Two Lists: This example describes how to compare two lists using conditional formatting.
28 Compound Interest: What's compound interest and what's the formula for compound interest in Excel? This example gives you the answers to these questions.
29 Bar Chart: A bar chart is the horizontal version of a column chart. Use a bar chart if you have large text labels.
30 Calendar: This example describes how to create a 2016 calendar in Excel (or 2017 calendar, 2018 calendar, etc). If you are in a hurry, simply download the Excel file.
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