Lookup most frequent item [Homework]
Here is an interesting problem to keep your brain cells fight boredom on this Friday & weekend.
Let’s say you have some data like this.
And you want to know, for a given customer name (in cell G4),
- What is the most frequent quantity?
- What is the most often purchased item?
How would you write formulas to get these answers?
Assume that all the data is in a table, conveniently named data. So you can access customer names by using structured name – data[Customer] etc.
[Related: Introduction to Excel Structured Referencing]
If there are ties, you may pick any one value.
Go ahead and post your answers in the comments.
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