# What is the formula for calculating costs?

## What is the formula for calculating costs?

The formula for finding this is simply fixed costs + variable costs = total cost. Using the examples of fixed costs and variable costs given above, we would calculate our total cost as follows: $2210 (fixed costs) + $700 (variable costs) = $2910 (total cost).

## How do you calculate total cost on a spreadsheet?

**How to total columns in Excel with AutoSum**

- Navigate to the Home tab -> Editing group and click on the AutoSum button.
- You will see Excel automatically add the =SUM function and pick the range with your numbers.
- Just press Enter on your keyboard to see the column totaled in Excel.

## How do you add total cost in Excel?

One quick and easy way to add values in Excel is to use AutoSum. Just select an empty cell directly below a column of data. Then on the Formula tab, click AutoSum > Sum. Excel will automatically sense the range to be summed.

## How do I calculate daily cost in Excel?

To calculate Cost/ Day you can use inbuilt functions AVERAGE or AVERAGEIF functions. AVERAGE function if list contains cost of single product or commodity and AVERAGEIF function if you have more then one products cost on the list and you want to calculate cost per day for a particular commodity.