SPREADSHEET DEFINITIONSSpreadsheet - a program that allows you to use rows and columns of data to manage, predict, and present informationRow - horizontal, labeled by nubmers - vertical, labeled by lettersColumn Cell - the intersection of a column and a row (column letter and row number)Cell Address - the location of the cell (column letter and row number)Label - text, symbols, dates, or numbers (NOT used in calculations)Value - numbers that are used in calculationsFormula - mathematical equation, starts with an = (example: =A3+B3)Functions - a shortcut formula, examples: SUM, AVGRange - a defined block of cells that are touchingActive Cell or Selected Cell - the cell that you are currently clicked on or working onStatus Line or Formula Line - shows what is really in the cell, displays the formulaGrid Lines - the lines that separate the columns and rows, do not always have to be showing. |