Spreadsheets are designed to ease the management of numbers and calculations. They calculate totals, averages, percentages, budgets, and complex financial and scientific formulas. This is a sample of a spreadsheet.
Spreadsheets are made up of
In a spreadsheet the COLUMN is defined as the vertical space that is going up and down the window. Letters are used to designate each COLUMN'S location. The highlighted part of the spreadsheet is a column, and it is labeled B.
In a spreadsheet the ROW is the horizontal space that is going across the window. Numbers are used to designate each ROW'S location. The highlighted part of the spreadsheet is a row, and it is labeled 3.
In a spreadsheet the CELL is the space where a specified row and column intersect. Each CELL is assigned a name according to its COLUMN letter and ROW number. The highlighted part of the spreadsheet is a cell, and it is labeled C3. When naming a cell, you should put the column first and the row second.
In a spreadsheet there are three basic types of data that can be entered.
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