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FACT: Excel Formulae Explained

How do you use FACT in Excel?

In Excel, FACT is used to return the factorial of a number. The factorial of a number is the product of all the positive integers up to and including that number. For example, the factorial of 6 is 6! = 1 x 2 x 3 x 4 x 5 x 6 = 720.

What is the syntax of FACT in Excel?

The syntax of FACT in Excel is =FACT(number) where "number" is the number of desired factorials. For example, to calculate 5! (5 factorial), the formula would be =FACT(5). To calculate 10!, the formula would be =FACT(10).

What is an example of how to use FACT in Excel?

In Excel, FACT is a function that calculates the factorial of a number. The factorial of a number is the product of all the integers from 1 to that number. For example, the factorial of 5 is 120. To use the FACT function in Excel, you enter the number you want to calculate the factorial of in the function's argument, and then press the ENTER key.

When should you not use FACT in Excel?

There are a few occasions when you should not use FACT in Excel. One is when you are trying to calculate the factorial of a number that is less than zero. Excel will not be able to calculate the factorial of a number that is less than zero, so you will need to use a different function for that. Another time when you should not use FACT is when you are trying to calculate the factorial of a number that is too large. Excel will not be able to calculate the factorial of a number that is too large, so you will need to use a different function for that.

What are some similar formulae to FACT in Excel?

In Excel, the FACT function calculates the factorial of a number. The factorial of a number is the product of all the positive integers from 1 up to and including the number. For example, the factorial of 5 is 120. The following are some other similar formulae in Excel:

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