Finding Average of certain numbers in a range of cells

clftn2929

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Hello,

I am trying to find the average of range of cells, but I only want the 7 highest numbers in a range of ten numbers.

can anyone please help with a formula.....

thank you very much
 

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Scott Huish

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Perhaps:

=AVERAGE(LARGE($A$1:$A$10,ROW(INDIRECT("1:7"))))

Confirm with CTRL-SHIFT-ENTER, rather than just Enter.
 

big_mac

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Confirm with CTRL-SHIFT-ENTER, rather than just Enter.
compare 2 list.xls
ABCDEFG
119894.85714286
2296
3394
4494
5590
6690
7770
8865
9997
101095
11
Sheet1
 

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