IMPRODUCT function

Returns the product of 1 to 255 complex numbers in x + yi or x + yj text format.

Syntax

IMPRODUCT(inumber1,inumber2,...)

Inumber1, inumber2,…     are 1 to 255 complex numbers to multiply.

Remarks

  • Use COMPLEX to convert real and imaginary coefficients into a complex number.
  • The product of two complex numbers is:

Equation

Example

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Formula Description (Result)
=IMPRODUCT("3+4i","5-3i") Product of the two complex numbers (27 + 11i)
=IMPRODUCT("1+2i",30) Product of a complex number and 30 (30 + 60i)
 
 
Applies to:
Excel 2007