15 terms

AR Computer Applicaitons I Unit 5 terms

Active Cell

the cell that appears outlined with a thick border on the worksheet

Cell

the intersection of a row and a column where data or functions can be entered, such as B12, C4, A2

Cell Address (name)

the letter and number that represent the intersection of the column and row to form that cell

Column

vertical group of cells identified by a letter in a worksheet

Currency

number format that prints dollar symbols and commas and specified decimal places

Formula

a series of calculations, expressions, numbers, and operators to carry out a command in mathematics

General Format

shows only the digits in the number and no commas

Label

entry in a cell that begins with a letter and is left-aligned

Math Operators (*,/,+,-,^)

symbols used in mathematical calculations

Mathematical order of operation

the order in which calculations take place (exponents, parentheses, multiply/divide, and add/subtract)

Row

horizontal group of cells identified by a number in a worksheet

SUM (Autosum)

build-in formula that calculates the sum of a range of cells

Value

entry in a cell that begins with a number and is right-aligned

Workbook

a collection of worksheets

Worksheet

individual page or sheet in a worksheets, shown by a tab a the bottom of the screen