What is a spreadsheet
A spreadsheet (or worksheet) is an arrangement of cells in columns and rows used to organize, analyze, calculate, and report information, usually in numerical form.
Why would a business use a spreadsheet?
A business would use a spreadsheet for a payroll or Financial statements for a business (profit/loss)
Uses of a spreadsheet
it can be used for balancing a check book
House hold budgets
calculating car loans
it can also help with student grades
Designing a spread s
Cell – individual locations on a spreadsheet (intersection of a row and 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 of the contents in a horizontal range of cells on Row 3
Cell Address: a specific location
It is the cell that is ready to receive information