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## Excel SUMXMY2 function

The SUMXMY2 function returns the sum of squares of the differences of corresponding values in two given arrays.

#### Syntax

SUMXMY2(array_x, array_y)

#### Arguments

• Array_x (required): The first array or range of values used in the calculation;
• Array_y (required): The second array or range of values used in the calculation.

#### Remarks

1.Either of the following elements can be used in the supplied arguments:
-- Numbers;
-- Names, arrays or references that contain numbers.
2. If there are text, logical values or empty cells in the supplied array, they will be ignored;
3. Zero values will be included in the calculation；
4. The array_x and array_y must contain exactly the same number of values, otherwise, the #N/A! error value will be returned;
5. The equation of the SUMXMY2 function is as follows:

#### Return value

It returns a numeric value.

#### Example

As shown in the screenshot below, to get the sum of squares of the differences between array1 and array2, you can easily apply the SUMXMY2 function to achieve.

1. Select a blank cell, copy or enter the formula below and press the Enter key to get the result.

=SUMXMY2(B6:B12,C6:C12)

Notes:

1. The above result can be broken down as:

=(1-3)^2+(2-4)^2+(3-6)^2+(5-9)^2+(9-3)^2+(8-8)^2+(8-5)^2

2. You can directly use the cell values in the formula as follows.

=SUMXMY2({1,2,3,5,9,8,8},{3,4,6,9,3,8,5})

#### Related Functions

Excel SUMX2MY2 function
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