From: hotrodflatglass on 17 Mar 2010 14:22
Russel N15 will have the total depending the number I put in N8 column
"Russell Dawson" wrote:
> What you appear to be doing can be a very simple calculation of
> =L8*N8+L9*N9+L10*N10 (in your given figures) but that is not a satisfactory
> way to handle this problem.
> You should be using a column which calculates the total value of each row
> and then calculate the total at the bottom of the row.
> So you would introduce a column P for instance - in P8 input =l8*n8
> Copy that down to the extent of your range and in P15 input =sum(P8:P14)
> This allows you to extend the range downwards without ever having to rethink
> your calculations.
> Russell Dawson
> Excel Student
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> "hotrodflatglass" wrote:
> > L8 through L14 has $amount, N8 through N14 has # of pieces. I need N15 to
> > have the total $amount.
> > Example
> > L8 N8
> > 23.00 2
> > 14.00 0
> > 5.00 1
> > N!4
> > 51.00
> > I have searched and found a few examples but had a lot more involvement
> > Thanks
> > Thanks
> > Mike