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Unformatted text preview: how me, hints) - Exploring excel 2010 by Grauer How to show you’ve mastered Data analysis? - My IT lab tests (5%) o Demonstrate your ability to work with Excel as a tool for data analysis - Group project (25%) o Use the skills you have learned to analyze a real data set and generate insights o Prepare a managerial report with your findings - Final exam Navigating Excel Ribbon: top area of screen/ window that contains commands and features 5 Excel Notes Jessica Gahtan OMIS2000 Icons: graphic images that are now arranged in related groups; used to activate any Excel command Tabs: each tab opens a separate page of the Ribbon that contains a different set of icons - Ribbons contain commands and features; replaces most of the pull down menus and some toolbars Vocabulary Ribbon: Top area of screen/window that contains commands and features; takes the place of most pull down menus and some toolbars. Icons: graphic images that are now arranged in related groups; used to activate any Excel command; for example, the number group of icons is used to format any numbers that are typed into the cells of a worksheet. Tabs: each tab opens a separate page of the Ribbon that contains a different set of icons; additional tabs will automatically be added to the Ribbon if you are working with special objects. If the student is familiar with the selection of specialty toolbars available in previous versions of Microsoft Office, tabs are similar in function to specialty toolbars. Tabs explained (Figure 1.5): Home: Contains fundamental commands that are most frequently used when working in Excel. Commonly used icons such as Copy and Paste as well as formatting icons such as Bold and italics are...
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