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I need help with solving equations using separate columns. For example. One column has pH values going from 0-14 and the column next to it has the equation [H+] = 10^-pH with it's corresponding values.

Solved by I. J. in 18 mins

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Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 07:49

Welcome to excel got it pro.

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 07:49

Please tell me details with example showed on the preview sheet.

User
26/02/2018 - 07:51

give me a secong

User
26/02/2018 - 07:51

second

User
26/02/2018 - 07:51

im not too savy with excel

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 07:51

sure, take your time.

User
26/02/2018 - 07:52

okay i want to solve the equation

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 07:53

you mean how to write the 10^-pH equation on column B?

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 07:55

a bit explanation please, seems like this is a math problem.

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 07:55

And I have minimal knowledge in math.

User
26/02/2018 - 07:57

are there any excel tools i could use to solve?

User
26/02/2018 - 07:57

and then graph?

User
26/02/2018 - 07:57

no it's chemistry

User
26/02/2018 - 07:58

but essentially i'm trying to get excel to solve

User
26/02/2018 - 07:58

just use the values in column A into the equation in B1

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 07:58

As an excel expert I can implement the calculations, I'm not aware of any tools that might use chemists in excel.

User
26/02/2018 - 07:58

it's just an equation solver

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 07:58

column A is the variable, right?

User
26/02/2018 - 07:58

can't excel calculate

User
26/02/2018 - 07:59

yes

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 07:59

Okay, the the result it the 10 exponential to minus value of pH, right?

User
26/02/2018 - 08:01

yes

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 08:02

if that's true then this is the required equation of excel =POWER(10,-A2)

User
26/02/2018 - 08:02

are u calculating by yourself or by excel

User
26/02/2018 - 08:02

ohhhh

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 08:02

Excel

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 08:02

=POWER(10,-A2)

User
26/02/2018 - 08:02

so is that supposed to go into B1

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 08:02

this is the formula I used here.

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 08:03

I'm sorry? what supposed to go into B1?

User
26/02/2018 - 08:03

how would u implement that

User
26/02/2018 - 08:03

the =POWER(10,A2)

User
26/02/2018 - 08:03

do i have to do it for each cell

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 08:04

So, you write =POWER is a cell where you want to calculate the result.

User
26/02/2018 - 08:04

or can i put that into B1 and then drag

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 08:04

You can put it in the first cell

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 08:04

Then drag it down.

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 08:04

I did that for the cells below.

User
26/02/2018 - 08:04

beautiful!

User
26/02/2018 - 08:04

thank you so much

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 08:05

My pleasure.

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 08:05

Anything else you want on this?

User
26/02/2018 - 08:05

no thank you

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 08:05

If not, please click on the End Session button to close the session and after that leave a feedback for me.

User
26/02/2018 - 08:05

you gotcha buddy

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 08:05

Thanks for choosing excel got it pro.

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 08:05

Have a great day!

User
26/02/2018 - 08:05

you a pro my friend

User
26/02/2018 - 08:05

shoutout to you

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 08:06

Do you need the file?

User
26/02/2018 - 08:06

yeoooo anon fox waddup

User
26/02/2018 - 08:06

no thank you

User
26/02/2018 - 08:07

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User
26/02/2018 - 08:07

you know these days

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 08:07

Understood

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 08:07

No worries.

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 08:07

Okay, a reminder - it is essential for you to close the session otherwise I'm stuck here and won't be able to help others.

User
26/02/2018 - 08:07

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User
26/02/2018 - 08:07

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User
26/02/2018 - 08:07

my bad

User
26/02/2018 - 08:07

lol

User
26/02/2018 - 08:07

goodbye

Excelchat Expert
26/02/2018 - 08:07

THanks.

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