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SERIESSUM: Google Sheets Formulae Explained

How do you use SERIESSUM in Google Sheets?

SERIESSUM is a function in Google Sheets that calculates the sum of a series. To use SERIESSUM, you need to provide the function with the following information: the starting number, the increment, and the number of terms. SERIESSUM will return the sum of the series.

Here is an example of how to use SERIESSUM. Suppose you want to calculate the sum of the first 10 terms of the Fibonacci sequence. The starting number is 0, the increment is 1, and there are 10 terms. The formula to use would be:

=SERIESSUM(0,1,10)

This would return the sum of the first 10 terms of the Fibonacci sequence, which is 55.

What is the syntax of SERIESSUM in Google Sheets?

The syntax of SERIESSUM in Google Sheets is as follows: =SERIESSUM(array1,array2,...) where "array1,array2,..." are the arrays of numbers to be summed.

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

The SERIESSUM function in Google Sheets allows you to calculate the sum of a series of numbers. To use the function, you first need to enter the numbers you want to sum in a row or column in your spreadsheet. Then, use the SERIESSUM function to calculate the sum of the numbers. For example, if you want to calculate the sum of the numbers in the column A, you would enter the following formula in the cell below the column A:

=SERIESSUM(A1:A10)

This would calculate the sum of the numbers in the column A from A1 to A10.

When should you not use SERIESSUM in Google Sheets?

SERIESSUM should not be used when there is a need to calculate the sum of a series of specific numbers. In this situation, the SUM function should be used. SERIESSUM is designed to calculate the sum of a series of numbers that are entered as a comma-separated list.

What are some similar formulae to SERIESSUM in Google Sheets?

SERIESSUM is an Excel function that calculates the sum of a series of numbers. There are a number of similar formulae in Google Sheets. The SUM function calculates the sum of a series of numbers, while the AVERAGE function calculates the average of a series of numbers. The COUNT function calculates the number of items in a series of numbers, while the MAX function calculates the maximum value in a series of numbers. The MIN function calculates the minimum value in a series of numbers.

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