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Get to know Excel: Enter formulas

Test yourself

Complete the following test so you can be sure you understand the material. Your answers are private, and test results are not scored.


What do you type into an empty cell to start a formula?

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What is a function?

A prewritten formula.

A math operator.

A formula result is in cell C6. You wonder how you got the result. To see the formula, you:

Select cell C6, and then press CTRL+SHIFT.

Select cell C6, and then press F5.

Select cell C6.

To divide 853 by 16 in a formula in Excel, you would use what math operator?

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