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# Excel 2010: Chapter 2

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A ___ is a prewritten formula that is built into Excel.
Function
An ___ alerts Excel that you are entering a formula or function and not text.
Equal Sign
Values used with a function are called ___.
Arguments
The order in which calculations are performed in a formula is called the _____.
Order of Operations
___ allows you to select cells for use in a formula by using the mouse.
Point Mode
The ___ function sums the numbers in the specified range and then divides the sum by the number cells with numeric values in the range.
Average
Use the ___ function to display the highest value in a range.
Max
An easy way to verify that a formula references the cells that you want it to reference is to use Excel's _____.
Range Finder
Formatting that appears only when the value in a cell meets specific conditions is called ____.
Conditional Formatting
____ means that the width of a column will be increased or decreased so the widest entry will fit.
Best Fit
To alert Excel that you are entering a formula and not text, type an ___ preceding the formula.
Equal Sign
If the following arithmetic operations all are found in a formula with no parentheses, which one is completed last?
+
*
/
^
+
when you copy a formula with relative cell references down a row, ___
The row references change in the formula
You can select a range using the keyboard, just press the ___ then use the arrow keys to select the desired range.
F8 Key
You can enter functions
With the keyboard or mouse
And the Insert Function box in the formula bar
The ___ function is used to determine the lowest number in a given range.
MIN
To assign a dollar sign to appear immediately to the left of the first digit with no spaces, us a ___.
Floating dollar sign
When Excel automatically sets the width of a column based on the widest entry in the column, it is called ___.
Best Fit
Excel has a ___ you can use to check the worksheet for spelling errors.
Spell Checker
____ is the process of finding and correcting errors in a worksheet.
Debugging
Pressing the F9 key instructs Excel to recalculate all formulas. T/F
True
In the formula =4*6-8, the subtraction operation is completed before the multiplication operation. T/F
False
The order of operations is from right to left. T/F
False
Point mode allows you to create formulas using the mouse. T/F
True
When an error occurs in a formula in a cell, Excel displays the Trace Error button next to the cell, and places a green triangle in the upper left of the cell. T/F
True
A blank cell in Excel has the numeric value of -1. T/F
False
To use Range Finder to verify that a formula contains the intended cell reference, double-click the cell containing the formula you want to check. T/F
True
A condition for a cell can only be true or false. T/F
True
Hiding cells is a technique you can use to hide data that you do not want others to see. T/F
True