PaceAI “Excel Formula Explainer” tool is built to assist you in understanding and deciphering complex formulas within Microsoft Excel.
It gives you the ability to input Excel formulas and generates detailed explanations, comments, or documentation to describe the purpose and functionality of each element within the formula.
How to use the “Excel Formula Explainer” tool?
Step 1 – Search or Select “Excel Formula Explainer” from your dashboard
Step 2: Input formula you are trying to understand
Tip: Providing a short detailed description of the formula you are trying to understand
Step 3: Select the ‘Generate’ button
Average of column A and column B
Let’s break down the Excel formula step by step to calculate the average of values in column A and column B in simple terms:
Step 1: Look at the data in column A and column B of your Excel sheet. These columns contain numbers that you want to find the average of.
Step 2: Start by typing the equals sign “=” in the cell where you want to display the average.
Step 3: After the equals sign, type the word “AVERAGE” (without the quotes) followed by an opening parenthesis “(“.
Step 4: Select the cells in column A and column B that contain the values you want to find the average of. You can do this by clicking and dragging the mouse over the cells or manually typing the cell references (e.g., A1:B10).
Step 5: Close the parenthesis “)” to complete the formula.
Step 6: Press the Enter key to calculate and display the average of the specified range of values in column A and column B.
By following these steps and using the Excel formula “=AVERAGE(A:B)”, you are instructing Excel to calculate the average of all the numbers in column A and column B. The result will be displayed in the cell where you entered the formula.