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?

-Household budgets

-Kids school grades

-Calculating car loans

-Balancing a Check book

Cell Adress

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.
  • WorkBooks

    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)

    §Household budgets