Weird date/year issues; what is the correct way to present the summarized information?

Which is the correct option that summarizes the data in Microsoft Excel?

AutoSum is one of the quickest ways to summarize data. Select a cell to the right or below a range of values and click AutoSum. Excel will enter a SUM() function that references the data above or to the left, as shown in Figure B. You can press [Enter] or change the reference.

What is the best date format?

The United States is one of the few countries that use “mm-dd-yyyy” as their date format–which is very very unique! The day is written first and the year last in most countries (dd-mm-yyyy) and some nations, such as Iran, Korea, and China, write the year first and the day last (yyyy-mm-dd).

How do you organize data by date?

Here’s how to sort unsorted dates:

  1. Drag down the column to select the dates you want to sort.
  2. Click Home tab > arrow under Sort & Filter, and then click Sort Oldest to Newest, or Sort Newest to Oldest.

What date format is dd mm yyyy?

Date/Time Formats

Format Description
DD/MM/YYYY Two-digit day, separator, two-digit month, separator, four-digit year (example: 15/12/1999)
MM/DD/YYYY Two-digit month, separator, two-digit day, separator, four-digit year (example: 12/15/1999)

What are different date formats?

Date Format Types

Format Date order Description
1 MM/DD/YY Month-Day-Year with leading zeros (02/17/2009)
2 DD/MM/YY Day-Month-Year with leading zeros (17/02/2009)
3 YY/MM/DD Year-Month-Day with leading zeros (2009/02/17)
4 Month D, Yr Month name-Day-Year with no leading zeros (February 17, 2009)

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