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An Excel file that contains one or more worksheets.

Workbook

Another name for a worksheet.

Spreadsheet

The intersection of a column and a row.

Cell

The labels along the lower border of the Excel window that identify each worksheet.

Sheet tabs

A vertical group of cells in a worksheet.

Column

A horizontal group of cells in a worksheet.

Row Anything typed into a cell. Cell content

Information such as numbers, text, dates, or times of day that you type into a cell.

Formula

Text or numbers in a cell that are not a formula.

Data

An equation that performs mathematical calculations on values in a worksheet.

Constant value

A constant value consisting of only numbers.

Number value

Another name for a cell reference.

Cell address

Another name for a constant value.

Value

The small black square in the lower right corner of a selected cell.

Fill handle

The graphic representation of data in a worksheet.

Chart

Anything typed into a cell.

Cell content

An Excel window element that displays the value or formula contained in the active cell is the:

formula bar

An Excel window element that displays the name of the selected cell, table, chart, or object is the.

name box

A box in the upper left corner of the worksheet grid that selects all the cells in a worksheet is the:

a select all box

A cell surrounded by a black border and ready to receive data is the:

active cell

The default format that Excel applies to numbers is the

general format

The data that displays in the Formula Bar is referred to as the

underlying value

The type of cell reference that refers to cells by their fixed position in a worksheet is

absolute

Tiny charts embedded in a cell that give a visual trend summary alongside your data are

sparklines