A spreadsheet is an arrangement of cells in columns and rows used to organize, analyze, calculate, and report information, usually in numerical form.
balancing a checkbook
people often use spreadsheets to balance their checkbook. It helps them to stay neat and organized.
calculating car loans
people also use spreadsheets to calculate their car loans.
calculating student grade
spreadsheets can also help teachers keep up with student grades in school.
spreadsheets can help you keep up with your household budgets.
spreadsheets can help people keep up with payroll.