BKHS CBA Spreadsheet Applications
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a selected worksheet cell that is ready for data entry  active cell  
the position of data within a cell  alignment  
value, cell reference, range, or text that acts as an operand in a function formula  argument  
sort order arranging text or numbers from a to z, from smallest to largest, or from earliest to latest  ascending  
a function that automatically adds the values in the cells directly above or to the left of the active cell  autosum  
a function that returns the average (arithmetic means) of its arguments  average  
the space formed by the intersection of a row and a column; the basic unit of a worksheet  cell  
a unique identifier for a cell which is formed by the cell's column letter and row number  cell reference  
a graphic representation of values and their relationships: pie, line, column, bar, scattered  chart  
a vertical group of cells in a worksheet identified by letters  column  
a chart that uses bars of varying height to illustrate values in a worksheet  column  
a function that returns the number of cells in a range that contains numbers  count  
sort order arranging text or numbers from z to a, largest to smallest, or latest to earliest  descending  
to copy a cell's contents and/or formatting into an adjacent cell or range  fill  
arranging the shape, size, type, and general makeup of a cell or group of cells  format  
an equation that calculates a new value using values currently on a worksheet  formula  
keeps selected rows or columns visible on the screen as the rest of the worksheet scrolls  freeze  
a prewritten formula that makes it easy to perform common calculations  function  
alphanumeric text that will not be used in calculations  label  
a chart that uses points connected by a line to illustrate values in a worksheet  line  
a function that returns the largest value in a set of values  max  
a function that returns the smallest value in a set of values  min  
a cell reference that contains both relative and absolute references  mixed  
a number or cell reference used in a formula  operand  
a symbol that indicates what mathematical operation to perform on the operands: plus (+), minus (), multiply (*), divide (/)  operator  
the mathematical rules used for calculating the value of a formula  order of operation  
a chart that shows the relationship of a part to a whole  pie  
selected group of cells on a worksheet identified by the cell in the upper left corner and the cell in the lower right corner  range  
cell reference that adjusts to a new location when copied or moved  relative  
a horizontal group of cells in a worksheet identified by numbers  row  
to arrange a list of words or numbers in ascending or descending order  sort  
a grid of rows and columns containing numbers, text, and formulas  spreadsheet  
a function that automatically adds the values in the cells directly above or to the left of the active cell  sum  
numeric characters that can be used in a calculation  value  
process of changing values in cells to see how those changes affect the outcome of formulas in the worksheet  whatif analysis  
a collection of related worksheets  workbook  
the workspace made up of columns and rows where data is entered to create an electronic spreadsheet  worksheet  
combining two or more cells  merging  
if numeric data is too wide for a cell, the software will display this character  #  
the function used to determine if a value meets a logical true/false test  if  
the symbol used to indicate an absolute cell reference  $  
the symbol used to indicate division  /  
the symbol used to indicate multiplication  *  
the process of changing values in cells to see how those changes affect the outcome of formulas in the worksheet  whatif analysis  
a chart that is viewed on the same page as the spreadsheet  embedded  
a list that identifies patterns, symbols or colors used in a chart  legend  
a programmed shortcut  macro  
when a segment of a pie is set apart from the rest of the pie  exploded  
a horizontal or vertical line that establishes the relationship between data in a chart  axis  
a symbol (such as a bar, line, dot, slice) that represents a single data point or value from the corresponding worksheet cell  data marker  
each section of a pie chart  slice  
the graphical representation of all of the data series  plot area  
cell reference that does not adjust to the new cell location when copied or moved  absolute 
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Created by:
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on 20100625