#### Need Help with Excel and Flagging Outcomes!

```I’m using Excel 2007, and here is my question…

I want to put a formula in cell C3 that looks at outcomes in cell B3. If the
raw score outcome in cell B3 has the following values, I would like cell C3
to provide the following words:

IF:                                            THEN:

B3=Blank         		C3=Blank
B3= Greater than 0-1.9	C3=Definitely False
B3=2.0-2.9	 	C3=Mostly False
B3=3.0-3.9		C3=Don’t Know
B3=4.0-4.9		C3=Mostly True
B3= 5.0 or greater	 	C3=Definitely True

```
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Utf
12/26/2009 9:36:01 PM
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```Hi

This should do it:

=IF(B3=0,"",IF(B3<2,"Definetely False",IF(B3<3,"Mostly False",IF(B3<4,"Don't
Know",IF(B3<5,"Mostly True","Definetely True")))))

Regards,
Per

"Danny Boy" <DannyBoy@discussions.microsoft.com> skrev i meddelelsen
news:DC45AF20-1560-49B0-A5FF-C57191A22A14@microsoft.com...
> I’m using Excel 2007, and here is my question…
>
> I want to put a formula in cell C3 that looks at outcomes in cell B3. If
> the
> raw score outcome in cell B3 has the following values, I would like cell
> C3
> to provide the following words:
>
> IF:                                            THEN:
>
> B3=Blank         C3=Blank
> B3= Greater than 0-1.9 C3=Definitely False
> B3=2.0-2.9 C3=Mostly False
> B3=3.0-3.9 C3=Don’t Know
> B3=4.0-4.9 C3=Mostly True
> B3= 5.0 or greater C3=Definitely True
>
> Thank you for your help!

```
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Per
12/26/2009 9:47:40 PM
```Have a look in the help index for CHOOSE

--
Don Guillett
Microsoft MVP Excel
SalesAid Software
dguillett1@austin.rr.com
"Danny Boy" <DannyBoy@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:DC45AF20-1560-49B0-A5FF-C57191A22A14@microsoft.com...
> I’m using Excel 2007, and here is my question…
>
> I want to put a formula in cell C3 that looks at outcomes in cell B3. If
> the
> raw score outcome in cell B3 has the following values, I would like cell
> C3
> to provide the following words:
>
> IF:                                            THEN:
>
> B3=Blank         C3=Blank
> B3= Greater than 0-1.9 C3=Definitely False
> B3=2.0-2.9 C3=Mostly False
> B3=3.0-3.9 C3=Don’t Know
> B3=4.0-4.9 C3=Mostly True
> B3= 5.0 or greater C3=Definitely True
>
> Thank you for your help!

```
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Don
12/26/2009 9:56:37 PM
```Create a 2 column table like this...

...........J.......K....................
1.......0.......Definitely False
2.......2.......Mostly False
3.......3.......Don't Know
4.......4.......Mostly True
5.......5.......Definitely True

Then use this formula in C3:

=IF(B3="","",VLOOKUP(B3,J1:K5,2))

--
Biff
Microsoft Excel MVP

"Danny Boy" <DannyBoy@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:DC45AF20-1560-49B0-A5FF-C57191A22A14@microsoft.com...
> I'm using Excel 2007, and here is my question.
>
> I want to put a formula in cell C3 that looks at outcomes in cell B3. If
> the
> raw score outcome in cell B3 has the following values, I would like cell
> C3
> to provide the following words:
>
> IF:                                            THEN:
>
> B3=Blank         C3=Blank
> B3= Greater than 0-1.9 C3=Definitely False
> B3=2.0-2.9 C3=Mostly False
> B3=3.0-3.9 C3=Don't Know
> B3=4.0-4.9 C3=Mostly True
> B3= 5.0 or greater C3=Definitely True
>
> Thank you for your help!

```
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T
12/26/2009 9:59:00 PM
```I am having problem posting to this forum as it shows Service unavailable

Anyway, try this

=IF(B3="","",IF(AND(B3>=0,B3<=1.9),"Definitely
False",IF(AND(B3>=2,B3<=2.9),"Mostly False",IF(AND(B3>=3,B3<=3.9),"Don’t
Know",IF(AND(B3>=4,B3<=4.9),"Mostly True","Definitely True")))))

This doesn't take into account for negative number as in your requirement
--
Hope this help

Pls click the Yes button below if this post provide answer you have asked

Thank You

cheers, francis

"Danny Boy" wrote:

> I’m using Excel 2007, and here is my question…
>
> I want to put a formula in cell C3 that looks at outcomes in cell B3. If the
> raw score outcome in cell B3 has the following values, I would like cell C3
> to provide the following words:
>
> IF:                                            THEN:
>
> B3=Blank         		C3=Blank
> B3= Greater than 0-1.9	C3=Definitely False
> B3=2.0-2.9	 	C3=Mostly False
> B3=3.0-3.9		C3=Don’t Know
> B3=4.0-4.9		C3=Mostly True
> B3= 5.0 or greater	 	C3=Definitely True
>
> Thank you for your help!
```
 0
Utf
12/26/2009 9:59:01 PM

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