Excel 2007 Exam

83 Questions  I  By Karismalicious on March 4, 2009
Here is a basic knowledge exam based off of quiz's from my college course.

  
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1.  A chart that combines two or more chart types into a single graph is called a(n) _____________ chart.
2.  A(n) _______________ is a range of values that spans the vertical axis in a column chart.
3.  A "mixed reference" locks one part of the cell reference while the other part can change.
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4.  The Insert Function dialog box tells you how to use functions.
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5.  The  ___________ allows you to use excel to change one or more values in a spreadsheet and then assess the effect those changes have on the calculated values.
6.  After Excel displays an existing entry in the column that matches the characters you type, press the ______ key to accept the entry
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7.  What uses vertical rectangles to compare values across categories.
8.  To enter a mixed reference, type $ after either the row or column reference.
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9.  This compares a collection of values from several different data sets.
10.  Excel has a built in format to display 4 digit year values, so you do not need to create on.
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11.  When you clear a filter, all filters in the worksheet are cleared
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12.  In the following formula: =IF(A1="YES","DONE","RESTART"), what happens if A1="NO"?
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13.  Once you hide a row, it remains hidden as long as the workbook is active.
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14.  In pie charts with legends, it's best to make the slice colors as similar as possible.
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15.  The ____ button is equivalent to using the sum button.
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16.  This is a collection of one or more data series.
17.  The Paste Options button allows you to________.
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18.  When using a data bar, changing the value of one cell in the range will not affect the size of all the other cells.
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19.  As you begin to type a function name within a formula into a cell, a list of functions that begin with the letters you typed appears.
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20.  A(n) ________ function is conditional.
21.  None of the data shown is _________.
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22.  The _________________ displays the name of the sheets in the workbook.
23.  In excel, charts do not remain linked or connected to their data sources if they appear in different worksheets.
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24.  With the Last Quarter criteria filter, quarters are defined as, for example_________.
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25.  The function arguments dialog box tells you how to use functions.
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26.  Although 3D Charts are visually attractive, they can obscure the relationship between the values in the chart by making it difficult to see which slice is larger.
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27.  This compares relative values of different categories to the whole; similar to the pie chart except that it can display multiple sets of data.
28.  The ____________________ criteria filter requires that the records displaying begin with the specified text string.
29.  To sort data in an Excel worksheet you can use the ______.
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30.  What is a workbook made up of?
31.  What displays values in different categories; column chart on its side.
32.  A field name is also called a(n)  _____________
33.  The simplest and most convenient way to add a record to a table is to enter the data in the first blank row.
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34.  The numbers, text, or cell references used by the function to return a value are
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35.  The _____________ button quickly inserts Excel functions.
36.  You can rotate a 3D chart in only two directions: horizontally along the x-axis and vertically along the y-axis.
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37.  A _______________ is an excel document.
38.  A named operation that returns a value is a ______.
39.  I the background color for a workbook is green, what color should you not use for any of the font or highlight colors?
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40.  You can rotate cell contents in Excel so that they appear at any angle or orientation.
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41.  If you have data that runs across five columns, from column A to column E, one way to center a title across the top of the data would be to:
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42.  In "SUM(number1 [,number2 ,number3 ...])", number 2 and number 3 are ________
43.  What is a range of values that is plotted as a single unit on the chart.
44.  If you have columns that are truncating your content, but you cannot increase the width of the worksheet and be able to print on one page, a solution for making the test visible without loosing data would be to:
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45.  This compares value from different categories; often used to show trends and changes over time.
46.  If a formula contains several functions, Excel starts with the outermost function and then moves inward.
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47.  Pressing Ctrl + ' switches to the _________ view.
48.  In "SUM(number1 [,number2 ,number3 ...])" number 1, number 2, and number 3 may be numbers or __________.
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49.  When you are in _________ mode, some keyboard shortcuts will work differently.
50.  When a worksheet is printed, the grid lines that surround the cells are printed by default.
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51.  FUNCTION(argument1,argument2, ...) is ________.
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52.  After you merge a range into a single cell, you can't realign its content.
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53.  Multiplication before addition is an example of ____________________
54.  ___________ view shows the contents of a worksheet.
55.  The amount of money being loaned is known as the _____.
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56.  An easy way to sort data when there is only one sort field is to use the Sort A to Z or Sort Z to A buttons.
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57.  You can use a table's sizing handle to add columns or rows to a table
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58.  The most efficient way to format several cells with a specific font, number format, alignment, fon color would be to:
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59.  One challenge of nesting functions is to make sure that you include all of the parentheses.
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60.  If you want to use your PivotTable to combine items into groups, which of the following would not be true?
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61.  The simplest and most convenient way to add a record to a table is to enter the data in the first blank row below the last record.
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62.  When creating an Excel document, you should avoid using ______ text and background together, since this is the most common form of color blindness.
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63.  Pie charts are most effective with ___________ or fewer slices.
64.  When you designate a range as a(n) ______, Excel provides the same operations as are available for a structured range of data
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65.  A group of worksheet cells is called a _________.
66.  The ____________ displays the cell reference of the active cell.
67.  Put the following five steps in the order in which you would perform them to use the Paste Special function:1. Select and copy a range2. Click the Paste button arrow in the Clipboard group3. Specify exactly what you want to paste4. Click Paste Special to open the dialog box5. Select the range where you want to pase the Clipboard contents
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68.  All functions have arguments.
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69.  You can create at most one Excel table in a worksheet
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70.  Item ______ in the figure indicates the fields you want to summarize.
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71.  A conditional format can make negative numbers red and positive numbers black.
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72.  In PivotTable terminology, the fields that you summarize are known as ______________ fields.
73.  This compares three sets of values in a 3D chart.
74.  Removing the contents of a cell is known as ____ a cell.
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75.  60%-Accent is an example of a cell _____.
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76.  The process of hiding certain records and viewing the ones you want is called ____________ your data.
77.  If you insert a new row at the top of the table, the new row becomes the header row and is formatted with the table style.
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78.  You use ______ filters to find all objects with a value greater than X or acquired after a certain date
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79.  A(n)_____________________________ includes a series of questions that help you think about the purpose of the workbook and how to achieve your desired results.
80.  When you copy a range of cells, you must press the _____ key while you drag the selection to its new location.
81.  Formatting changes only the appearance of data- it does not affect the data itself.
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82.  If there are too many numbers after the decimal place displayed in a cell, creating a distraction from the data, you could make the data appear cleaner by:
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83.  As a general rule you should______________
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