Rows, Columns and Cells
The rows in a spreadsheet have numeric names (1, 2, 3 etc) and the columns have alphabetic names (a, b, c etc), thus the names of cells subsequently exist of a letter and a number that conveniently point out their position in the grid.
Selection of a Row
Selection of a Column
Selection of a Cell
A spreadsheet can contain one or several worksheets (tabs). Adding worksheets can be done by clicking the ‘+’ on the right side of the existing worksheet tab(s).
Why Spreadsheets are Used
The most common reason to use spreadsheets is to store and organize data, like revenue, payroll and accounting information. Spreadsheets allow the user to make calculations with this data and to produce graphs and charts.