Microsoft Excel is
a program that is designed primarily for creating spreadsheets that a
user can use to sort and organize data into easy to understand forms..
It makes this very easy by enabling users to analyze data in the forms
of tables, charts, and worksheets.

Here is a summary of the main purpose/ purposes of
the program:
 Understanding
the practicality of Microsoft Excel
 Familiarizing
oneself with Excel's basic feature
 Using
spreadsheets in everyday activity to understand complicated data
 Using constants
and formulas to create a faster way to input data
Learning
Objectives have been designed by the creators of this web page to
provide the user with what he or she will want to learn from this
teaching material. These learning objectives serve as foundation
for the information that a novice should extract from this introduction
to Microsoft Excel

Here is a list of lessons and what will be learned
in each lesson.

Lesson

Description

Link

Lesson 1:

What is Microsoft Excel 
Learn about what the program is used for in the real world.

Intro

Lesson 2:

Getting started with Microsoft Excel 
Understanding the basics of Excel  Opening Files, Saving Files, and
Printing Files

The
Basics

Lesson 3:

Understanding general Microsoft interface within
Microsoft Excel

General
Interface

Lesson 4:

Getting a bit more complicated  Adding and Deleting
both rows, columns, and entire worksheets

Adding
and Deleting in Excel

Lesson 5:

Understanding Key Terms  Definitions and
Terminology

Key
Terms

Quiz Time:

The best way to evaluate what you have learned so
far is to take two practice quizzes

Quizzes

Exercise 1:

Opening Excel  This exercise and the following
exercises are designed to allow a user to walk through Microsoft Excel

Opening
Excel

Exercise 2:

Practice using Save As in Microsoft Excel

Save
As

Exercise 3:

Exploring Microsoft Excel's Office Assistant

The
Office Assistant

Exercise 4:

Calculating Averages Practice Makes Perfect

Calculating
Averages

Exercise 5:

Practice using the Excel Toolbars

Toolbars

Exercise 6:

Printing a spreadsheet

Practice
Printing

PowerPoint Presentation

Here you can view the PowerPoint lesson for this
chapter of Excel.

PowerPoint Presentation

Homework Problems

These homework problems are designed to test the
material that the student in supposed to learned and hopefully
understands

Homework

Web Links

These additional links will provide the user with
any further information that the user would like to learn about Excel.

Web
Links

Practice Test:

This is a practice test that will challenge the
student to recall all the information that he or she is responsible for
learning and knowing.

Practice
Test

Review:

Review of all points covered by making a final
project. In this section we will simply tell you what to do. You will
have to use your own knowledge from the above lessons to complete it.
If you get stuck feel free to go to the lesson in which the information
you need is located.

Review

Instructor Resources:

View the solutions to the exercises and the practice
test.

Instructor
Resources

Exam

100 Hands on exam questions

100 Exam Questions

20 Projects

20 Additional Projects

20
Additional Projects

Answer Key

Answers to Projects and Exam.

Answers
to Exam Section
Answer
to Project Section

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