# Calculation Question

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I have a pricing model where 1 - 6 units cost \$ XX, and then further units then cost \$ YY.

How can I split the value of the field OrderQty into two fields, BillUnits@XX and BillUnits@YY ?

Obviously I need two calculations,one to return a value of 1 - 6, and the other to show the remaining quantity ordered (if any)....

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BillUnits@XX = If(Number_Units <= 6, Number_Units, 6)

BillUnits@YY = If(Number_Units - BillUnits@XX > 0, Number_Units - BillUnits@XX, 0)

If Number_Units is negative (which is meaningless from a business perspective, but perfectly valid mathematically), BillUnits@XX will be negative.

Lynn

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XX = Case( Number_Units; Min( Number_Units; 6 ) )

YY = Number_Units - XX

Leave 'Do not evaluate if all referenced fields are empty' checked.

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Thanks Lynn, not only have you solved my problem but you've also gotten rid of my calculations mental block (for now).

I never noticed IF(This Condition, This Result, Otherwise Other Result)...

Thanks again, Ben.

PS. Anyone else trying to use the first calculation use not < =

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You don't necessarily need two calcs.

Total = IF(Number_Units > 6; (6 * XX) + ((Number_Units - 6) * YY); Number_Units * XX)

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