Introduction to Spreadsheets Chapter 1. Lecture Outline. Microsoft Excel/Apple Numbers:. A powerful spreadsheet program that allows you to : Organize data Complete calculations Make decisions Graph data Develop professional looking reports Published organized data to web
text that identifies contents of a spreadsheet
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Values: numeric data in the form of  numbers,  formulas, or  functions
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=sum(1st cell: last cell) or….
AutoSum button on the Standard Toolbar
Edit AFTER Entering:
-Retype new entry on top of old entry or..
-double click in cell with error or…
-place active cell on cell containing error and single-click on formula bar or…
-[F2] on cell containing error