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CBA CHS Excel Les 1

Vocab excel, lesson 1
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Active cell
The cell in the worksheet in which you can type data or you are currently working in (EX 6).
Active worksheet
The spreadsheet that is displayed in the work area and that you are currently working in(EX 10).
Cell
The intersection of a row and a column (EX 6).
Cell reference
Identifies the cell, and is formed by combining the cell's column letter and row number (EX 6).
Column
Appears vertically and is identified by letters at the top of the worksheet window (EX 6).
Formula
An equation that calculates a new value from values currently in a worksheet (EX 6).
Formula Bar
Appears to the right of the Name Box and displays information or calculation in from the active cell of a worksheet (AC 6).
Microsoft Office Excel 2007 (Excel)
The spreadsheet program used for calculations and many other tasks (EX 4).
Name Box
Cell reference area located below the Ribbon, displays the cell reference of the active cell (EX 6).
Range
A group of selected cells (EX 11).
Range reference
How the range is identified; made up of the cell in its upper-left corner and the cell in its lower-left corner, separated by a colon (EX 11).
Row
Appears horizontally and is identified by numbers on the left side of the worksheet window (EX 6).
Sheet tab
Tab at the bottom of the worksheet window that displays the name of the worksheet (EX 6).
Spreadsheet
A grid of rows and columns in which you enter text, numbers, and the results of calculations (EX 4).
Workbook
The file used to store worksheets (EX 4).
Worksheet
A computerized spreadsheet (EX 4).