# CHOOSE Function

This article explains how to use CHOOSE function

FS`CHOOSE(2, "Red", "Blue", "Orange")`

FS`CHOOSE(QA, DA_A)`

# Syntax

FS`CHOOSE (index_num, value1, [value2], ...)`

`index_num`

- The value to choose. A number.

`value1`

- The first value from which to choose.

`value2`

- [optional] The second value from which to choose.

# Notes

- If index_num is out of range, CHOOSE will return #VALUE
- Values can also be references. For example, QA, or DA_A can be supplied as values.

# Examples

This function returns a value from a list using a given position or index. The values provided to CHOOSE can include references.

Let’s say you have to pick an “Item” from a list.

The function is:

FS`CHOOSE(2, "Item1", "Item2", "Item3")`