Cells specific

cell range- A4:A16 refers to a group of adjacent cells

-A range is a group/block of cells example:A6:E16 refers to a range of cells in a specific spreadsheets

Cell Address- A specific location A cell A4= Cell address It is the column letter or row number.The cell address is also called the cell reference.

Active cell- The cell that is selected. It is the cell that is ready to receive information.

Designing a spreadsheet

Cell- Individual location on a spreadsheet (intersection of a row or column)

Column-identified by letters of the alphabet (vertical)  

-Column A refers to all of the contents in a vertical range of cells in the first column of the spreadsheet.

Row- identified by numbers (horizontal)

Row 3- Refers to all its contents in a horizontal range of cells on row 3.


A workbook is a file which as one or more spreadsheets.


An arrangement of cells in columns and rows used to organize, analyze, calculate and report information usually in numerical form.