tech app vocab3
Quiz yourself by thinking what should be in
each of the black spaces below before clicking
on it to display the answer.
The cell in your worksheet that has been selected. It will have bolder gridlines around it.
A feature that allows you to quickly apply the contents of one cell to another cell or range of cells selected
A function that automatically identifies and adds ranges of cells in your worksheet.
The rectangular shaped area on a worksheet that is created by the intersection of columns and rows
The name of the cell is determined by the name of the row and the column intersecting, such as A8
The lines on your worksheet that separate the columns and rows.
In a worksheet, the vertical spaces with headings A, B, C, and so on.
When you move the mouse while holding down the mouse button (usually the left) to select a range of cells
A document that is stored on your computer. In Excel, a file is also known as a workbook.
A feature that allows you to copy information in an active cell to another cell or range of cells selected vertically
A feature that allows you to copy information in an active cell to another cell or range of cells you have selected horizontally.
A combination of numbers and symbols used to express a calculation
A command line above the worksheet where text, numbers, and formulas are entered into a worksheet
A drop-down menu item and a button on the standard toolbar that allows you to select a formula that you wish to apply to data in your worksheet.
The identifying letters and numbers for columns and rows. Columns are identified with letters, rows with numbers
The identifying name that reflects the information contained in a column or row in a worksheet, such as name or date
In a worksheet, the horizontal spaces with the headings 1, 2, 3, and so on
Tabs you see at the bottom of your workbook file, labeled Sheet 1, Sheet 2, and so on. You can rename the tabs. They represent worksheets within the workbook
An Excel file that contains individual worksheets. Also called a spreadsheet file.
A “page” within an Excel workbook that contains columns, rows, and cells.