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.
A workbook is a file which contains one or more spreadsheets.
Daily Uses of Spreadsheets:
Balancing a checkbook
Calculating car loans
Calculating student grades (helping students keep up with their grades)
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