T.DIST.2T function: Description, Usage, Syntax, Examples and Explanation
What is T.DIST.2T function in Excel?
T.DIST.2T function is one of Statistical functions in Microsoft Excel that returns the two-tailed Student’s t-distribution.
Syntax of T.DIST.2T function
T.DIST.2T(x,deg_freedom)
The T.DIST.2T function syntax has the following arguments:
- X: The numeric value at which to evaluate the distribution.
- Deg_freedom: An integer indicating the number of degrees of freedom.
Explanation of T.DIST.2T function
- If any argument is nonnumeric, T.DIST.2T returns the #VALUE! error value.
- If deg_freedom < 1, T.DIST.2T returns the #NUM! error value.
- If x < 0, then T.DIST.2T returns the #NUM! error value.
Example of T.DIST.2T function
Steps to follow:
1. Open a new Excel worksheet.
2. Copy data in the following table below and paste it in cell A1
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Data | Description | |
1.959999998 | Value at which to evaluate the distribution | |
60 | Degrees of freedom | |
Formula | Description (Result) | Result |
=T.DIST.2T(A2,A3) | Two-tailed distribution (0.054645, or 5.46 percent) | 5.46% |