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How do you rank in order numbers from highest to the lowest?

#1
September 13th 06, 02:51 AM posted to microsoft.public.excel.worksheet.functions
 Anika external usenet poster Posts: 2
How do you rank in order numbers from highest to the lowest?

For Example

How would I rank these numbers in order from highest to the lowest

Current Points Current Place
46
48
44
44.5
48
44
44

#2
September 13th 06, 03:06 AM posted to microsoft.public.excel.worksheet.functions
 Bill Pfister external usenet poster Posts: 132
How do you rank in order numbers from highest to the lowest?

Using the "Large" function - "=Large( array, 2 )" will return the second
largest number in the array.

Regards,
Bill

"Anika" wrote:

> For Example
>
> How would I rank these numbers in order from highest to the lowest
>
> Current Points Current Place
> 46
> 48
> 44
> 44.5
> 48
> 44
> 44
>
>
>

#3
September 13th 06, 03:09 AM posted to microsoft.public.excel.worksheet.functions
 RagDyeR external usenet poster Posts: 3,574
How do you rank in order numbers from highest to the lowest?

With data in A2 to A8, enter this in B2, and copy down:

=RANK(A2,\$A\$2:\$A\$8)

--
HTH,

RD

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> For Example
>
> How would I rank these numbers in order from highest to the lowest
>
> Current Points Current Place
> 46
> 48
> 44
> 44.5
> 48
> 44
> 44
>
>
>

#4
September 13th 06, 03:35 AM posted to microsoft.public.excel.worksheet.functions
 Anika external usenet poster Posts: 2
How do you rank in order numbers from highest to the lowest?

Thank you. It works brilliantly!

"RagDyer" wrote:

> With data in A2 to A8, enter this in B2, and copy down:
>
> =RANK(A2,\$A\$2:\$A\$8)
>
> --
> HTH,
>
> RD
>
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> Please keep all correspondence within the NewsGroup, so all may benefit !
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> "Anika" > wrote in message
> news
> > For Example
> >
> > How would I rank these numbers in order from highest to the lowest
> >
> > Current Points Current Place
> > 46
> > 48
> > 44
> > 44.5
> > 48
> > 44
> > 44
> >
> >
> >

>
>

#5
September 13th 06, 03:35 AM posted to microsoft.public.excel.worksheet.functions
 JMB external usenet poster Posts: 2,062
How do you rank in order numbers from highest to the lowest?

If you don't want the duplicates ranked the same
=RANK(A2,A\$2:A\$10)+COUNTIF(A\$2:A2,A2)-1

"Anika" wrote:

> For Example
>
> How would I rank these numbers in order from highest to the lowest
>
> Current Points Current Place
> 46
> 48
> 44
> 44.5
> 48
> 44
> 44
>
>
>

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