# Excel Chapter 2 Multiple Choice

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A ________ is a prewritten formula that is built into Excel. A. function B.feature C. task D. calculation
function
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To start a new line in a cell, press the ____ keys A. CTRL+ENTER B. TAB+ENTER C. ALT+ENTER D. SHIFT + ENTER
ALT+ENTER
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When you enter a two digit year that is less than 30, Excel changes the year to______ A. 20xx B. 30xx C. 18xx D. 19xx
20xx
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All of the following are valid Excel arithmetic operators except______ A. ^ B. * C. % D. >
>
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Which of the following calculations multiplies 23 by 0.01? =23% =23 =23+.01 =24-.01
=23%
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When more than one arithmetic operator is involved in a formula, Excel follows the same basic order of _______ that you use in algebra. placement positioning operations selections
operations
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When excel follows the order of operations the formul, 8*3+2 equals_______ 40 26 48 13
26
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Which of the following happens when you enter the formula =G15 into a cell? Excel recalculates all formuals in the worksheet Excel assigns the sum of the values in the previous 15 cells to the active cell Excel assigns the value in cell G15 to the active cell Nothing, =G15 is an invalid formula
Excel assigns the value in cell G15 to the active cell
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Point mode allows you to _____ select cells for use in a formula using the keyboard select a function from the Sum button list select cells for use in a formula using the mouse pointeredit cell contents directly in the cell
select cells for use in a formula using the mouse pointer
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The adjusted cell references in a copid and pasted formula are called _____ references. related relative pasted alternative
relative
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Which of the following is the path to the Copy and Paste buttons? (home tab/ Copy group) (home tab/ paste group) (home tab/ Clipboard group) (home tab/Formulas group)
(home tab/ Clipboard group)
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You can click the ______ button to undo an automatic correction. auto Fill options autocorrect options Paste options Trace err0r
autocorrect options
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Which of the following Option buttons fives options for filling cells following a fill operation? Autofill options Auto Correct options Insert Options Paste Options
Auto Fill Options
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The ______ options button lists error checkingoptions following the assignment of an invalid formula to a cell. find error explain error fix error trace error
trace error
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You can select a range using the keyboard by pressing the ____ key and the and ARROW key F2 f4 F6 F8
F8
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The ____ option button lists formatting options following an insertion of cells, row, or columns autocorrect insert auto fill paste
insert
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A ____ cell in Excel has numerical value of zero. blank formatted copied filled
blank
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The _____ function sums the numbers in the specified range and then divides the sum by the number of cells with numeric values in the range. MIN SUM AVERAGE MAX
AVERAGE
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The _______ Autocomplete list contains those functions that alphabetically match the letter you type following the equal sign. function formula equal calculate
formula
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Excel automatically appends the _______ to complete the AVERAGE function when you click the Enter box or press the ENTER key. left parentesis right bracket right parenthesis left bracket
right parenthesis
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Which of the following is the path to the Sum button? editing tab/home group home tab/Editing group Hometab/ Clipboard group Calculation tab/ editing group
hometab/editing group
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You should _____ a function name in the Formula AutoComplete list to select the function. doubleclick click right click none of the above
double click
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The ______ function displays the highest value in a range. MIN SUM MAX AVERAGE
MAX
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clicking the _____ opends the Insert Function dialog box shown int eh accompanying figure. Insert function box on the formula bar function dialog box launcher Function button Functions and formulas button on the status bar
insert function box on the formula bar
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The ______ function determines the lowest number in a range MAX AVERAGE SUM MIN
MIN
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To copy cell contents you can select teh cell and then press the _____ keys. CTRL+V CTRL+X CTRL+B CTRL+C
CTRL+C
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To paste copied cell contents you can press the _____ keys. CTRL+C CTRL+P CTRL+V CTRL+X
CTRL+V
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you can use the ____ to check which cells are referenced int he formula assigned to the active cell. formula finder range finder calculation finder function finder
Range finder
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A ________ is a predefined set of colors, fonts, chart styles, cell styles, and fill effects. scheme gallery theme style
theme
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You can open the Format Cells dialog box by pressing the ______ keys. SHIFT+TAB CTRL+1 ALT+1 SHIFT+F1
CTRL+1
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The most popular background color is_____ blue white red yellow
blue
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The ________ displays numbers with a fixed dollar sing to the left of the number, a comma every three positions to the left of the decimal point, and displays numbers to the nearest cent. comma style accounting number percent style currnecy style
accounting
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In the accompanying figure, the ranges E4:I4 and F13:I13 are formatted with a _____ dollar sign. fixed formatted floating none of the above
fixed
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Which of the following is the path to the Comma style button? Hometab/ Alignment tab Hometab/ Fontgroup Hometab/ Cells group Hometab/ number group
hometab/ number group
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Which of the following is the path to the Conditional Formatting button? Hometab/Editinggroup Stylestab/Formattinggroup Formatting group/ Styles group Hometab/ styles group
hometab/ styles group
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If you do not assign a format to a cell or cells in a column, the column width will remain ______ characters. 8.43 7.52 11.65 9.43