# Year 8 - Introduction to

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1. ### Slide 1

• Microsoft Excel
• Mr Murphy– Year 8 – Lesson 2
2. ### Slide 2

• Lesson Objectives
• Today we will:
• Understand how and why we would use EXCEL
• Use a range of FORMULAS and FUNCTIONS
• Be able to MODEL a scenario in EXCEL
3. ### Slide 3 - Microsoft Excel

• What is Excel?
• Who would use Excel and Why?
• What does MODELLING mean?
• (Not fashion modelling)

5. ### Slide 7 - Microsoft Excel: Cell References

• What would the Cell Reference of this cell be?
• Cell references are the ADDRESS or LOCATION of a Cell
• It is made up of 2 parts. A letter and a number
• The LETTER comes first followed by the NUMBER
• B3
6. ### Slide 8 - Excel Formulas

• What is a Formula?
• Formula = Calculation
• What does every formula begin with?
• The EQUALS sign =
7. ### Slide 9 - Excel Formulas

• What do these symbols mean?
• +
8. ### Slide 10 - Excel Formulas

• What do these symbols mean?
• -
• Minus (subtract)
9. ### Slide 11 - Excel Formulas

• What do these symbols mean?
• *
• Times or Multiply
10. ### Slide 12 - Excel Formulas

• What do these symbols mean?
• /
• Divide