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FLOOR.MATH: Excel Formulae Explained

How do you use FLOOR.MATH in Excel?

FLOOR.MATH is a built-in function in Excel that can be used to floor a number. The syntax for using FLOOR.MATH is FLOOR(number, significance). The first parameter, number, is the number that you want to floor. The second parameter, significance, is the number of decimal places that you want to round the number to. FLOOR.MATH will round the number to the nearest integer.

What is the syntax of FLOOR.MATH in Excel?

FLOOR.MATH is a function in Excel that rounds a number down to the nearest integer. The syntax for FLOOR.MATH is as follows:

=FLOOR.MATH(number,decimals)

where number is the number you want to round down, and decimals is the number of decimal places you want to round to.

What is an example of how to use FLOOR.MATH in Excel?

One example of how to use FLOOR.MATH in Excel is to find the nearest integer to a given number. For instance, if someone wanted to find the nearest integer to 9.5, they would type in "=FLOOR.MATH(9.5," and Excel would return 10. If someone wanted to find the nearest integer to -4.5, they would type in "=FLOOR.MATH(-4.5," and Excel would return -5.

When should you not use FLOOR.MATH in Excel?

There are a few occasions when you should not use FLOOR.MATH in Excel. One is when you are working with negative numbers - Excel will treat the FLOOR.MATH function as though it is a regular FLOOR function, which will round down any negative numbers that are entered into the function. Another time you should not use FLOOR.MATH is when you are working with decimals - the FLOOR.MATH function will round any decimal numbers up to the nearest whole number.

What are some similar formulae to FLOOR.MATH in Excel?

There are a few similar formulae to FLOOR.MATH in Excel. The FLOOR.POWER function will floor a number to a power, while the FLOOR.DIVIDE function will floor a number that has been divided by another number. The FLOOR.MATH function is similar to the FLOOR.POWER and FLOOR.DIVIDE functions, but it also includes the ability to round a number up or down to the nearest integer.

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