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Using Excel 2010-2016 Solver for Optimum Business Solutions (Course Id 476)

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Author : Patricia McCarthy, MBA
Course Length : Pages: 35 ||| Review Questions: 12 ||| Final Exam Questions: 20
CPE Credits : 4.0
IRS Credits : 0
Price : $35.95
Passing Score : 70%
Course Type: NASBA QAS - Text - Technical - NASBA Registry
Primary Subject-Field Of Study:

Specialized Knowledge - Specialized Knowledge for Course Id 476

Description :

This course provides instruction on the uses of Excel Solver to solve complex business problems. Through the use of examples, an overall understanding of the following will be achieved:

  • Optimization of a target cell (called an Objective)
  • The use of constraints
  • The use of binary constraints to make choices
  • Ideas for spreadsheet design
  • The SUMPRODUCT function
Examples include production environments, advertising, capital budgeting, lockbox selection and employee scheduling.

Usage Rank : 0
Release : 2017
Version : 1.0
Prerequisites : This course requires Excel 2010, 2013 or 2016.
Experience Level : Overview
Additional Contents : Complete, no additional material needed.
Additional Links :
Advance Preparation : None.
Delivery Method : QAS Self Study
Intended Participants : Anyone needing Continuing Professional Education (CPE).
Revision Date : 01-Jun-2021
NASBA Course Declaration : Participants must complete the final examination within one year of purchase and with a minimum passing grade of 70% or better to receive CPE credit unless otherwise noted on the Course History page (i.e. California Ethics must score 90% or better). After logging in click on the Course History links on your My Courses page for the Begin date and Expire date for the Final Exam.
Approved Audience :

NASBA QAS - Text - Technical - NASBA Registry - 476

Keywords : Specialized Knowledge and Applications, Using, Excel, 2010-2016, Solver, Optimum, Business, Solutions, cpe, cpa, online course
Learning Objectives :

Course Learning Objectives

    (1) Identify how to use constraints to optimize solutions.
    (2) Define the SUMPRODUCT function.
    (3) Identify how to use the binary constraint to make optimum choices among alternatives.
    (4) Identify which solver parameter inputs to use in solving complex business problems
    (5) Define linear programming as it is used by Excel solver
Course Contents :

Chapter 1 - Using Excel 2010-2016 Solver for Optimum Business Solutions

Solver Overview

Installation of Solver

Introduction to Solver Optimization

Review Questions


Use of Solver in Production Problems21

Review Questions


Using Solver to Optimize Among Choices

Review Questions


Using Solver for Lockbox Selection

Using Solver for Scheduling

Review questions

Practice Review



Chapter 2 - Link for Spreadsheet



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