What are they for?
Who uses them?
A spreadsheet and or worksheet is an arrangement of cells in columns and rows used to organize, analyze, calculate, and report information, usually in numerical form.
What are Spreadsheets used for?
-Kids school grades
-Calculating car loans
-Balancing a Check book
Cell Address: a specific location
What is cell adress?
A workbook is a file which contains one or more spreadsheets.
Accountants and people who have to keep up with lots of people and money.
Designing a Spreadsheet
§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
Daily uses of spread sheets
§Balancing a checkbook
§Calculating car loans
§Calculating student grades (helping students keep up with their grades)