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.
Daily Uses of Spreadsheets:
-Balancing a checkbook
-Calculating car loans
-Calculating student grades (helping students keep up with their grades)
Parts of a spread sheet.
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
Spread sheet Specifics.
Cell Address: a specific location