# Documentation/Calc Functions/STANDARDIZE

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## Function name:

STANDARDIZE

## Category:

Statistical Analysis

## Summary:

Converts a random variable to a normalized value.

## Syntax:

STANDARDIZE(**Number**; **Mean**; **StDev**)

## Returns:

## Arguments:

**Number** is the value to be standardized.

**Mean** is the arithmetic mean of the distribution.

**StDev** is the standard deviation of the distribution.

## Additional details:

## Examples:

=STANDARDIZE(11;10;1) returns 1. The value 11 in a normal distribution with a mean of 10 and a standard deviation of 1 is as much above the mean of 10, as the value 1 is above the mean of the standard normal distribution.