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LOGNORMDIST: Google Sheets Formulae Explained

How do you use LOGNORMDIST in Google Sheets?

LOGNORMDIST is a function in Google Sheets that allows you to calculate the logarithmic normal distribution for a given set of values. To use the function, you first need to enter the values for the minimum, maximum, and mean of the distribution into the appropriate cells. Next, you need to enter the standard deviation of the distribution into the cell labeled "SD." Finally, you need to enter the cell where you want the result of the function to appear. Once you have entered all of the appropriate information, click the "Enter" button and the function will calculate the result.

What is the syntax of LOGNORMDIST in Google Sheets?

LOGNORMDIST takes two arguments: the first is the probability of an event, and the second is the number of trials. The function will return the logarithm of the normal distribution of the given probability.

What is an example of how to use LOGNORMDIST in Google Sheets?

LOGNORMDIST is a function in Google Sheets that calculates the log-normal distribution of a given set of data. To use it, you first need to input the data in a column in Sheets. Then, in another column, you can use the LOGNORMDIST function to calculate the distribution. This function takes four arguments: the first is the mean of the data, the second is the standard deviation of the data, the third is the lower bound of the distribution, and the fourth is the upper bound of the distribution.

When should you not use LOGNORMDIST in Google Sheets?

LOGNORMDIST is not always an appropriate function to use in Google Sheets. One instance in which you should not use LOGNORMDIST is when you are trying to find the normal distribution of a sample. In this case, you should use the NORM.DIST function. Another time you should not use LOGNORMDIST is when you are trying to find the cumulative distribution of a sample. In this case, you should use the CDF function.

What are some similar formulae to LOGNORMDIST in Google Sheets?

LOGNORMDIST is a function in Google Sheets that calculates the natural logarithm of the normal distribution of a set of data. There are similar formulae that can be used to calculate other distributions, including the logarithm of the binomial distribution, the logarithm of the chi-squared distribution, and the logarithm of the F distribution. These formulae can be found by searching for "logarithm of binomial distribution," "logarithm of chi-squared distribution," and "logarithm of F distribution" in the Google Sheets help center.

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