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Minimum value

Excel formula: Minimum value
Generic formula 
=MIN(range)
Explanation 

To get the minimum value from a set of numbers, use the MIN function.

In the example shown, the formula in cell I6 is:

=MIN(C6:G6)

The MIN function is fully automatic. It accepts one or more arguments, which can be numbers or cell references that point to numbers, then returns the minimum value.

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