MULTINOMIAL function

Returns the ratio of the factorial of a sum of values to the product of factorials.

Syntax

MULTINOMIAL(number1,number2, ...)

Number1,number2, ...     are 1 to 255 values for which you want the multinomial.

Remarks

  • If any argument is nonnumeric, MULTINOMIAL returns the #VALUE! error value.
  • If any argument is less than zero, MULTINOMIAL returns the #NUM! error value.
  • The multinomial is:

Equation

Example

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Formula Description (Result)
=MULTINOMIAL(2, 3, 4) Ratio of the factorial of a sum of 2, 3 and 4 to the product of factorials (1260)
 
 
Applies to:
Excel 2007