This post will guide you how to use Google Sheets **FACT **function with syntax and examples.

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**Description**

The Google Sheets FACT function returns the factorial of a given number. The factorial of a given number is equal to 1*2*3…* number.

The FACT function can be used to find the factorial of a number in google sheets. And its returned value is the factorial of a number.

The FACT function is a build-in function in Google Sheets and it is categorized as a MATH function**.**

**Syntax**

The syntax of the FACT function is as below:

**= FACT** **(number)**

Where the FACT function argument is:

**number**– This is a required argument. A numeric value that you want to calculate the factorial. And the number need to be a positive integer. If the number is not an integer and it will be truncated.

** Note:**

- If the number argument is negative, the FACT function will return #NUM! Error.
- If the number argument is non-numeric, the FACT function will return #VALUE! Error.

## Google Sheets FACT Function Examples

The below examples will show you how to use google sheets FACT Function to calculate the natural logarithm of a given number.

**1#** to get the factorial of number 14, enter the following formula in Cell B1.

= FACT(14)

**2#** to get the factorial of the integer of 2.8, enter the following formula in Cell B2.

= FACT(2.8)

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**3#** to get the factorial of 0, enter the following formula in Cell B3.

= FACT (0)

**4# **to get the factorial of a negative number, and returns a #NUM! Error, enter the following formula in Cell B4

=FACT(-2)