Worksheets allow users to enter, calculate, manipulate and analyze data.
Charts pictorially represent data. Excel can draw two or three-dimensional charts.
Tables helps organize and manage data within a worksheet.
Web Support allows users to save the worksheets in HTML format.
Excel Window Quick Access Toolbar Title Bar Ribbon Name Box w/active cell reference Scroll Bars Mode Indicator Office Button heavy border surrounds active cell highlighted row & column headings indicate cell A1 is active Sheet Tabs Formula Bar Status Bar Select All Button AutoCalculate Area
AutoCalculate Area is used in place of a calculator to view range totals. Use the AutoCalcuate Area on the status bar to check your work by selecting the range of cells containing the numbers you want to check.
AutoCalculate Area Back to Excel Features Slide 14
Charts drawn to graphically represent data based on the values in a worksheet.
BTW -when you change a cell value on which a chart is dependent, Excel redraws the chart instantaneously.
Embedded Charts are drawn on the same worksheet as the data.
Legend identifies each bar in a chart as titles from the leftmost column.
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Chart Depiction Y-Axis ( Value Axis ) scale is derived on the basis of the values in the worksheet. X-Axis ( Category Axis ) titles are the entries in the topmost row of the range. Back to Excel Features Columns developed from values in worksheet each color represents a row in the worksheet dash ( $- ) represents zero 3-D Clustered Column Chart Slide 16