In your daily routines, you may come across situations where you need to perform certain basic calculations on your numeric data like Adding, Averaging or Counting and so on.

To perform these basic operations, Excel provides in-built functions that can be used to speed up your calculations.

Quick easy steps to get familiarise with basic functions are explained below-

**Writing SUM Function**

As name suggests this function is used to ADD up any list of numbers in excel sheets.