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Microsoft Excel Quizzes & Trivia

Middle school quiz on basic terms from Microsoft Excel.


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  • 1. 
    The "Formula" in excel is...
    • A. 

      A place in a Microsfot Excel window where you type information, such as a file name.

    • B. 

      The lines on your worksheet that separate the columns and rows.

    • C. 

      To enter text or numbers at the position of the cursor or cell pointer.

    • D. 

      A combination of numbers and symbols used to express a calculation.

    • E. 

      A tab you see at the bottom of your workbook file.

  • 2. 
    What is the "Name box"?
    • A. 

      A display area above your worksheet that shows the cell address of the active cell or range of cells.

    • B. 

      A list of available options.

    • C. 

      A Microsoft Excel function that automatically identifies and adds ranges of cells in your worksheet.

    • D. 

      An explanation of the data series on a chart.

    • E. 

      A "page" within a Microsoft Excel workbook that contains columns, rows, and cells.

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      An enclosed area on your screen that is an independent object for data-processing purposes.

    • B. 

      An explanation of the data series on a chart.

    • C. 

      A Microsoft Excel file that conatins individual worksheets.

    • D. 

      To enter text or numbers within a worksheet cell.

    • E. 

      A box that appears on your screen that prompts you to provide some type of input, such ast text or values.

  • 4. 
    What is Microsoft Excel?
    • A. 

      A word processing program designed to create letters, documents, or reports.

    • B. 

      A program designed to ceate notes and presentations.

    • C. 

      A program that creates databases and programs to track and manage information.

    • D. 

      A program that creates spreadsheets that combines worksheets, graphics, and data management into a sinle program.

    • E. 

      A program that creates and edits newsletters, brochures, flyers, and web sites.

  • 5. 
    What is "Auto Sum"?
    • A. 

      A functions that automatically identifies and adds ranges of cells in yor worksheet.

    • B. 

      A feature that allows you to quickly apply the contents of one cell to another cell or a range of selected cells.

    • C. 

      A place in a window