Spreadsheets

A spreadsheet  is an arrangement of cells in columns and rows used to organize, analyze, calculate, and report information, usually in numerical form also known as a worksheet.

Business use spreadsheets for Payroll and financial statements for a business profits and there loss.

Cell: individual location on a spreadsheet.

Column: identified by letters of the alphabet (vertical)

Row: identified by numbers  (horizontal)

The column is on the top an it has the alphabet in it, like A,B,C,and D. The row is on the sides and it has numbers in it, like 1,2,3,and 4.  

                                                                          columns

                                        Rows   

The cells are in the columns and in the rows.

Cell Range:

*A5:C7 refers to a group of adjacent cells

*A Range is a group/block of cells.

*example: A5:C7 refers to a range of cells in a specific spreadsheet.

Cell Address: a specific location

* Cell A4 = Cell address

* It is the Column letter and Row number.

* The cell address is also called the cell reference.

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