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Appendix 1: Excel Function

Reference

This appendix contains a complete listing of the Excel worksheet functions. The functions are arranged alphabet-

ically in tables by categories used by the Insert Function dialog box.

For more information about a particular function, including its arguments, select the function in the Insert Func-

tion dialog box and click Help on This Function.

An interactive workbook that contains this information is available at this topic's web-

site. The filename is worksheet functions.xlsx.

Table A-1: Compatibility Category Functions

Function

What It Does

BETADIST

Returns the cumulative beta probability density function.

BETAINV

Returns the inverse of the cumulative beta probability density function.

BINOMDIST

Returns the individual term binomial distribution probability.

Rounds a number to the nearest integer or to the nearest multiple of signi-

ficance.

CEILING

CHIDIST

Returns the one-tailed probability of the chi-squared distribution.

Returns the inverse of the one-tailed probability of the chi-squared distribu-

tion.

CHIINV

CHITEST

Returns the test for independence.

CONFIDENCE

Returns the confidence interval for a population mean.

COVAR

Returns
covariance,
the average of the products of paired deviations.