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Complex IF Function Example
Use the IF function to solve a complex problem across multiple columns
 
Q: We are a chamber of commerce with a complicated dues structure. Can you help me figure out how to calculate dues based on the total number of employees using the following table?
 
First 5 employees $165 Total
Next 5 add $5 per employee
Next 15 add $4 per
Next 20 add $3 per
Over 50 add $2 per
   
A: Eric what you want to do is not necessarily difficult if you can break it up into multiple steps using the IF function and some basic math.
 
 
 
 

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If you need a more basic understanding of how the IF function works, check out this tutorial.

 


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