Help with Simple Formula

paul79

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i have a few cells i want to do the following.
sum= quantity(cell1) times price(cell2) minus discount (cell3). how do i do this thnks
 

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Andrew Poulsom

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Assume:

1. The quantity is in A1
2. The price is in A2
3. The discount (as a percentage) is in A3

Then in any other cell type:

=A1*(A2*(1-A3))

If the discount is not a percentage then type:

=A1*(A2*((100-A3)/100))
 

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