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Formular to show number and cell references

1. i want to add two columns together.
2. i want the result to be shown as = number + a2

cell A1 = B4 + B5 = 50
cell A2 = C4 + C5 = 60

cell A3 = 50 + C4+C5 = 110

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In excel, if you do something like


= B2 + C2 & " + a2 "

then you will get the number "number + a2"

not sure what you mean by number or a2 though. could you clairfy?

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The formula for A1 is: =SUM(B4,B5)
A2 is: =SUM(C4,C5)
A3 is: =SUM(A1:A2)


To test this, put 25 in cell B4, 25 in cell B5, then 30 in cell C4, and 30 in cell C5.....the result in cell A3 is 110.

Hope this helps.

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