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FLOOR.PRECISE: Excel Formulae Explained

How do you use FLOOR.PRECISE in Excel?

One way to use FLOOR.PRECISE in Excel is to use it as a function in a formula. For example, if you want to find the floor of the value in cell A1, you could use the following formula:

=FLOOR.PRECISE(A1)

This would return the floor of the value in A1, which would be the nearest integer below the value in A1.

Another way to use FLOOR.PRECISE in Excel is to use it as a property of a cell. For example, if you want to find the floor of the value in cell A1, you could use the following code:

=A1.floor

This would return the floor of the value in A1, which would be the nearest integer below the value in A1.

What is the syntax of FLOOR.PRECISE in Excel?

The syntax of FLOOR.PRECISE in Excel is FLOOR(number,precision). number is the number to be rounded to the nearest precision. precision is the number of decimal places to round to.

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

The FLOOR.PRECISE function is used to round a number down to the nearest integer. The syntax for the function is FLOOR.PRECISE(number,decimal places), where number is the number you want to round down and decimal places is the number of decimal places you want to round to.

For example, if you want to round down the number 2.5 to the nearest integer, you would use the function FLOOR.PRECISE(2.5,1), which would return the value 2.

Another example would be if you wanted to round down the number -2.5 to the nearest integer, you would use the function FLOOR.PRECISE(-2.5,1), which would return the value -3.

When should you not use FLOOR.PRECISE in Excel?

There are a few instances when you should not use FLOOR.PRECISE in Excel. One such instance is when you are working with a large data set. FLOOR.PRECISE can slow down your calculations, so it is best to avoid using it in these cases. Another time you should not use FLOOR.PRECISE is when you are using a function that already uses the FLOOR function, such as the AVERAGE function. If you use FLOOR.PRECISE in this instance, you will get a calculation error.

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

There are a few similar formulae to FLOOR.PRECISE in Excel. FLOOR.PRECISE returns the largest integer that is not greater than the specified number. The similar formulae are FLOOR, ROUNDDOWN, and ROUNDUP. FLOOR returns the largest integer that is not greater than the specified number. ROUNDDOWN returns the largest integer that is not greater than the specified number, and discards any fractional digits. ROUNDUP returns the largest integer that is not greater than the specified number, and includes any fractional digits.

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