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Calculating Percents Spreadsheet <ul><li>Type the title,  Sport Teams’ Records  in cell C1 </li></ul><ul><li>Type  your na...
Team Names <ul><li>Enter the team names in Column A </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Lakers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Suns </li></ul...
Format Headings <ul><li>Format all the HEADINGS and TEAM NAMES </li></ul><ul><li>Select cell A1 and holding the left mouse...
Enter Wins <ul><li>Enter the wins for each team in Column B </li></ul><ul><li>Lakers  45 </li></ul><ul><li>Suns  30 </li><...
Enter Loses <ul><li>Enter the losses for each team in Column  C </li></ul><ul><li>Lakers  30 </li></ul><ul><li>Suns  45 </...
Totals <ul><li>Compute the total number of games for each team in Column D </li></ul><ul><li>Select D4 </li></ul><ul><li>I...
Totals <ul><ul><ul><li>Click on D4 and drag your mouse down to D9 </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>With the text still ...
Percent of Wins <ul><li>The formula for percent is Wins divided by Total </li></ul><ul><li>Games times 100.  This is a 2 s...
Changing decimal points <ul><li>Highlight Column E </li></ul><ul><li>Go to Format – Cells – Number </li></ul><ul><li>You c...
Congratulations <ul><li>You have now completed your first spreadsheet </li></ul>
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Calculating Percents

  1. 1. Calculating Percents Spreadsheet <ul><li>Type the title, Sport Teams’ Records in cell C1 </li></ul><ul><li>Type your name in cell A2 </li></ul><ul><li>Type the column headings in row 3 as follows: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Cell A3 – Teams </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cell B3 – Won </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cell C3 – Lost </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cell D3 – Total </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cell E3 – Percent Won </li></ul></ul>
  2. 2. Team Names <ul><li>Enter the team names in Column A </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Lakers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Suns </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Blazers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Bulls </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Magic </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sonics </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Format Headings <ul><li>Format all the HEADINGS and TEAM NAMES </li></ul><ul><li>Select cell A1 and holding the left mouse button go over and down to E9 </li></ul><ul><li>Then click the Bold button – the B in the tool bar </li></ul>
  4. 4. Enter Wins <ul><li>Enter the wins for each team in Column B </li></ul><ul><li>Lakers 45 </li></ul><ul><li>Suns 30 </li></ul><ul><li>Blazers 32 </li></ul><ul><li>Bulls 48 </li></ul><ul><li>Magic 38 </li></ul><ul><li>Sonics 47 </li></ul>
  5. 5. Enter Loses <ul><li>Enter the losses for each team in Column C </li></ul><ul><li>Lakers 30 </li></ul><ul><li>Suns 45 </li></ul><ul><li>Blazers 43 </li></ul><ul><li>Bulls 27 </li></ul><ul><li>Magic 38 </li></ul><ul><li>Sonics 29 </li></ul>
  6. 6. Totals <ul><li>Compute the total number of games for each team in Column D </li></ul><ul><li>Select D4 </li></ul><ul><li>In the formula bar at the top enter this: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>= B4 + C4 (no spaces) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Press ENTER </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The total number should appear in cell D4 </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Totals <ul><ul><ul><li>Click on D4 and drag your mouse down to D9 </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>With the text still highlighted, click Edit then Fill, then Down </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>This adds all your scores without making you add each team. </li></ul></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Percent of Wins <ul><li>The formula for percent is Wins divided by Total </li></ul><ul><li>Games times 100. This is a 2 step process. </li></ul><ul><li>Click on cell E4 </li></ul><ul><li>Enter this formula into the formula line </li></ul><ul><ul><li>=B4/D4*100 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Now, click on E4 and highlight to E9 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Click Edit, Fill, Down </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Changing decimal points <ul><li>Highlight Column E </li></ul><ul><li>Go to Format – Cells – Number </li></ul><ul><li>You can change the number of decimal places by using the up arrow </li></ul><ul><li>Click OK </li></ul>
  10. 10. Congratulations <ul><li>You have now completed your first spreadsheet </li></ul>

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