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24 terms

columns

vertical; letter headings along TOP

rows

horizontal; number headings along LEFT side

cell

intersection of a row & column

address

identifies the cell; say column first, then row

first cell

A1

active cell

has thick, black border

worksheet

a table of data arranged in rows and columns

workbook

an excel file that holds worksheets

column

information that is arranged vertically in a table

row

information that is arranged horizontally in a table

cell

where a column and a row cross

range

a group of cells

formula

a calculation that describes the relationship between cells

formula

always starts with an equal sign

workbook

same as a file; one or more worksheets

open a workbook

get 3 worksheets

worksheets

found in the bottom left of screen

worksheets

named sheet 1, sheet 2, sheet 3

charts

same as graphs; bar and pie

formulas always start with

an equal sign

to add numbers

use the + sign

to subtract numbers

use the - sign

to multiply numbers

use the * sign

to divide numbers

use the / sign