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active cellthe cell into which you can enter data
AutoCalculate areato easily obtain a total, an average, or other information about the number in a range using this area
AutoCorrect featureworks behind the scenes, correcting common mistakes when you complete a text entry in a cell
Cancel boxclick to cancel an entry
cellthe intersection of each column and row. The basic unit of a worksheet into which you enter data
cell referencethe coordinates of the intersection of a column and a row
column headingthe column letter above the grid, identifies each column
copy areathe same as source areas, the cell being copied
destination areathe range of cells receiving the copy
Dialog Box Launcherwhen clicked displays a dialog box or a task pane
Edit modeExcel displays the active cell entry in the formula bar and a flashing insertion point in the active cell
embedded charta chart drawn on the same worksheet as the data
EnterExcel is in the process of accepting data through the keyboard into the active cell
Enter boxclick to complete an entry
Excel Helpyou can find answers to questions and display information about various topics
filea saved workbook
file namethe name assigned to a file when it is saved
fill handlethe small black square located in the lower-right corner of the heavy boarder around the active cell
foldera specific location on a storage medium
font sizespecifies the size of the characters on the screen
Font styleindicates how the characters are emphasized
font typeor font face, defines the appearance and shape of the letters, numbers, and special characters
formata worksheet to emphasize certain entries and make the worksheet easier to read and understand
formula barExcel displays the entry here as you type
gridlinesthe horizontal and vertical lines on the worksheet itself
hard copya printed version of the worksheet
in-cell editingyou can edit the contents directly in the cell
in-Ribbona gallery that shows common gallery choices on the Ribbon rather than in a dropdown list
Insert modeExcel inserts the character and moves all characters to the right of the typed character one position to the right
insertion pointa blinking vertical line that indicates where the next typed character will appear
Keyboard indicatorsshows which toggle keys are engaged
Left-alignedthe cell entry is positioned at the far left in the cell
legendidentifies the colors assigned to each bar in the chart
merging cellsinvolves creating a single cell by combining two or more selected cells
Microsoft Office Excel 2007a powerful spreadsheet program that allows users to organize data, complete calculations, make decisions, graph data, develop professional looking reports, publish organized data to the Web, and access real-time data from Web sites
Mini toolbarappears automatically based on tasks you perform (such as selecting text), contains commands related to changing the appearance of text in a worksheet
Mode indicatorsappear on the status bar and specify the current mode of Excel
Name boxExcel also displays the active cell reference here
normal viewthe default (preset) view
numbercan contain only the following characters: 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 + - ( ) , / . $ % E e
Office Buttona central location for managing and sharing workbooks
Overtype modeExcel overtypes, or replaces, the character to the right of the insertion point
paste areathe same as destination area, the range of cells receiving the copy
printoutanother name for hardcopy, a printed version of the worksheet
Quick Access Toolbarprovides easy access to frequently used commands
ReadyExcel is ready to accept the next command or data entry
relative referencewhen you copy cell references, Excel automatically adjusts them for each new position, resulting in the SUM function entries; the adjusted cell reference
requirements documentincludes a needs statement, source of data, summary of calculations, and any other special requirements for the worksheet, such as charting and Web support
Ribbonlocated near the top of the Excel window, is the control center in Excel; provides easy, central access to the tasks you perform while creating a worksheet
row headingthe row number on the left side of the grid, identifies each row
scroll bars, arrows, and boxesused to move the worksheet window around to view different parts of the active worksheet
sheet tabwhere the name of the worksheet is displayed, at the bottom of the workbook
shortcut menuappears when you right-click an object, a list of frequently used commands that relate to the right-clicked object
snapsalign the edge of the chart area to the worksheet gridlines
source areathe cell being copied
splitting a merged cellthe opposite of merging cells
status barpresents information about the worksheet, the function of the button the mouse pointer is pointing to, or the mode of Excel
tab split boxused to increase or decrease the view of the sheet tabs
textany set of characters containing a letter, hyphen (as in a telephone number), or space
Themea collection of cell styles and other styles that have common characteristics, such as a color scheme and font type
to select a cellto make the cell active
workbooka collection of worksheets; like a notebook, inside are sheets, each called a worksheet
worksheetallows users to enter, calculate, manipulate, and analyze data such as numbers and text; found inside a workbook. Excel opens a new workbook with three worksheets
worksheet windowthe portion of the worksheet displayed on the screen
y-axis or value axisthe vertical axis



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