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EXCEL UNIT 3 Computer Technology Timpview High School
Functions If you click the down arrow on the AutoSum button, you will find several functions in addition to the SUM function. Use them in the same way you use the AutoSum feature: 1. Put your cursor where you want the answer to appear. 2. Click the down arrow on the AutoSum button 3. Select the desired function 4. Drag your mouse over the range you want to use. 5. Be sure NOT to include totals when finding average, max, and min.
Simple Math Functions Example Add a range/block=SUM(A4:A10) Average a range/block=AVERAGE(A4:A10) Find the minimum of a range/block=MIN(A4:A10) Find the maximum of a range/block=MAX(A4:A10) Count the number of cell in a range/block=COUNT(A4:A10) (counts cells with #s) =COUNTA(A4:A10) (counts cells with data) Access functions by clicking down arrow on the AutoSum button.
Using AutoFill Use the fill handle to quickly complete a series or sequence: 1. Type first two numbers in the series (ex. 5, 10) 2. Select those two entries 3. Using fill handle, click and drag to complete the series
Wrap Text Home tab, Alignment group, click Wrap Text This button is like using Alt Enter, but it wraps the text inside the cell without entering a hard return.
Insert and Delete Columns 1. Select entire column by clicking on the column letter 2. Right click and select Insert/Delete *Excel inserts columns to the left.