For users of
"Open Office Calc", here is a set of tips,
about what it seems unable to do -- Thank you Nathan
The purpose of the material is to enable students to
become proficient in the use of Excel,
at the level needed for efficient,
effective use of spreadsheets.
The motivation for this offering is that that many
entering students have a sketchygrasp of how to use Excel
Our experience is that many are not
familiar with how to use the Data Table function (arguably
the development of spreadsheets), let
alone conversant with how to run simulations using
We designed this material to fill these and other
gaps quickly by walking students through worked out
Should I study this material?
To see if you should spend time on this material, look at
If you feel you could comfortably complete
its tasks within a morning, then you're good to go.
On the other hand, if these tasks look daunting,
then this material is for you!