Highlight the best
Use Conditional formatting to highlight the rank of items in a list.
Select the range. Go to Format>Conditional Formatting....
Change the first box to "Formula Is".
Enter the following formulas. (Click Add to set the 2nd and 3rd Condition.)
(Notice the three way tie for third.)
Does a tie for first or third make sense?
If you want a unique rank, try a formula like:
This will rank the numbers in the order they appear in the list.
For a detailed discussion of ranking see:
Ranking Data In Lists
(There is a workbook you can download)
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