# Excel data analysis : your visual blueprint for analyzing data, charts, and PivotTables / Paul McFedries

- Author:
- McFedries, Paul
- Published:
- Indianapolis, IN : John Wiley & Sons, [2013]
- Copyright Date:
- ©2013
- Edition:
- 4th ed.
- Physical Description:
- 1 online resource (1 volume) : illustrations

##### Access Online

- Series:
- Contents:
- About the Author; Table of Contents; Chapter 1: Building Formulas for Data Analysis; Introducing Data Analysis; Introducing Formulas; Understanding Formula Types; Build a Formula; Add a Range Name to a Formula; Reference Another Worksheet Range in a Formula; Move or Copy a Formula; Switc h to Absolute Cell References; Create an Array Formula; Turn On Iterative Calculations; Chapter 2: Troubleshooting Formulas; Understanding Error Values in Excel; Show Formulas Instead of Results; Use a Watch Window to Monitor a Cell Value; Step Through a Formula; Display Text Instead of Error Values, Check for Formula Errors in a WorksheetAudit a Formula to Locate Errors; Chapter 3: Enhancing Formulas with Functions; Understanding Excel Functions; Understanding Function Types; Add a Function to a Formula; Add a Row or Column of Numbers; Build an AutoSum Formula; Round a Number; Create a Conditional Formula; Calculate a Conditional Sum; Calculate a Conditional Count; Find the Square Root; Retrieve a Column or Row Number; Look Up a Value; Determine the Location of a Value; Return a Cell Value with INDEX; Perform Date and Time Calculations; Chapter 4: Analyzing Financial Data, Calculate Future ValueCalculate Present Value; Determine the Loan Payments; Calculate the Principal or Interest; Find the Required Interest Rate; Determine the Internal Rate of Return; Calculate Straight-Line Depreciation; Return the Fixed-Declining Balance Depreciation; Determine the Double-Declining Balance Depreciation; Figure the Sum-of-the-Years-Digits Depreciation; Chapter 5: Analyzing Statistical Data; Calculate an Average; Calculate a Conditional Average; Determine the Median or the Mode; Find the Rank; Determine the Nth Largest or Smallest Value, Create a Grouped Frequency DistributionCalculate the Variance and Standard Deviation; Find the Correlation; Chapter 6: Building Tables for Data Analysis; Understanding Tables; Introducing Table Features; Convert a Range to a Table; Select Table Data; Insert a Table Row; Insert a Table Column; Delete a Table Row; Delete a Table Column; Add a Column Subtotal; Chapter 7: Sorting and Filtering Data; Perform a Simple Sort or Filter; Perform a Multilevel Sort; Create a Custom Sort; Sort by Cell Color, Font Color, or Cell Icon; Using Quick Filters for Complex Sorting; Enter Criteria to Find Records, and Create an Advanced FilterDisplay Unique Records in the Filter Results; Count Filtered Records; Chapter 8: Learning Data Analysis Techniques; Highlight Cells That Meet Some Criteria; Highlight the Top or Bottom Values in a Range; Show Duplicate Values; Show Cells That Are Above or Below Average; Analyze Cell Values with Data Bars; Analyze Cell Values with Color Scales; Analyze Cell Values with Icon Sets; Create a Custom Conditional Formatting Rule; Highlight Cells Based On a Formula; Modify a Conditional Formatting Rule; Remove Conditional Formatting from a Range
- Summary:
- Provides instructions on using Excel to analyze data, covering such topics as creating formulas, using financial functions, organizing worksheet data, working with PivotTables, and automating with macros.
- Subject(s):
- ISBN:
- 9781118780329

1118780329

1118781937

9781118781937

9781118517147

1118517148 - Digital File Characteristics:
- text file
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.

View MARC record | catkey: 37431142