Q- Fx Guide

 To use the MAX Function: 1.    Point and Click the cell in which you want the maximum (of a set of cells). 2.    Enter the formula: a.    Type:       = The equal sign – Indicates to Excel that you are entering a function b.   Type:       Max This is the name of the function term c.   Type:         ( Open parenthesis – Indicates the start of the argument, (which cells to find maximum) d.    Input:  The Argument - The cells you would like to fin a MAXIMUM by either: ¨        Clicking each individual cell desired (example: A1, B22, C12,D16), ¨        If the cells adjoin each other: Clicking the 1st cell of the row (or column) and dragging to last cell in row (or column) (example: A1 drag to A15, release),   Using the keyboard cursors (arrows) arrow to the top/left most cell.    Press and Hold the SHIFT key and arrow down to the bottom/right most cell and release the SHIFT key, ¨        Typing in the named cells – If you have already named the cell(s) - Must be separated by commas e.    Type:           )          Close parenthesis – Indicates the end of the MAXIMUM argument. 3. Press      4. Excel will automatically display the MAXIMUM value of the given set.