Tables. Keyboarding Objective—4.04 Apply correct table format. A table is a grid of rows and columns used to display and organize information. What is a Table?. Columns. Cell. Rows. Gridlines. Creating a Table.
Apply correct table format.
A table is a grid of rows and columns used to display and organize information.
Center the main title in all capital letters and bold.
Right align number entries.
Left align or center text entries.
Key the $ symbol in the first entry to show currency.
Center the secondary title in initial caps and bold.
Center and bold column headings.
Left align the source note under the table, which identifies the source of the information in the table.
SS or DS between table entries (body).
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Key the $ symbol in the first entry to show currency for the number entries.
Key the $ symbol with total entries to show currency.
If the table is the only object on the page:
Center the table vertically, leaving equal top and bottom margins.
Center the table horizontally, leaving equal left and right margins.
For best results use automatic vertical and horizontal centering features in your word processing software (if available).
Equal top and bottom margins
Equal left and right margins