Week 1 Summary

Week 1 Summary
1. Start Excel and View the Task Pane
2. Open new and existing workbooks (Standard toolbar)
3. Make a copy of a workbook (File  Save As…)
4. Enter simple formulas (e.g., =A1+B1-C1)
5. Elements of the Formula bar
6. Worksheet tabs and how to add color to the tabs
7. Delete columns and/or rows (Right Click)
8. AutoComplete typing feature
9. Undo/Redo command (Standard Toolbar)
10. Display/Un-display cell formulas (Ctrl+`)
11. Change cell width or row height (Right click, click and drag, double click)
12. Page Setup (File  Page Setup… or Print Preview window button)
13. Print Preview (Standard toolbar)
14. Insert, delete, and rename worksheets
15. Relative vs Absolute vs Mixed cell references in formulas (use F4 key)
16. Formula (=A1+A2+A3+A4+A5) and functions (=SUM(A1:A5) or =AVERAGE (A1:A5))
17. Format Cells (Formatting toolbar)
a. Font Type
b. Font Size
c. Bold, Italics, Underline
d. Align Left, Center, Align Right, Merge and Center
e. Borders
Fill Color, Font Color
g. Format Painter
18. Header and Footer information
19. Print Worksheets (File  Print, Standard Toolbar)
Note: It might be a good idea to review the multiple choice questions at the end of the chapter
(pp 54-55) as a review for the first quiz.
Last Revision: 02/14/05 1:41 AM