# Introduction to MS Excel Class 8 Computer Science Important Questions

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## Important Questions of Introduction to MS Excel Science Class 8

Very short answer type of Questions:

Question: Write the shortcut key to insert a worksheet in the Excel file.
Ans: Shift+F11

Question: What is used to fill the range and series in the cells?
Ans: Fill Handle

Question: Which function key is used to edit the contents of a cell?
Ans: F2

Question: Write the shortcut key to open existing file in Excel.
Ans: Ctrl+O

Question: Write the shortcut key to save the file in Excel.
Ans: Ctrl+S

Question: Write the steps to start excel.
Ans: Start -> All Programs -> Microsoft Office -> Microsoft Office Excel

Question: Write the shortcut key to create a new workbook or file in Excel.
Ans: Ctrl+N

Question: List the parts of MS Excel Window.
Ans: Following is the list of parts of MS Excel Window:
Title Bar
Quick Access Bar
Tabs
• Ribbon
Formula Bar
Work Area
Status Bar
Scroll Bar

Question: What is MS Excel?
Ans: MS Excel is a product of Microsoft. It is a part of Microsoft Office. It is used to manage mathematical data and to perform calculations on them. We can perform calculations using formula and inbuilt functions of MS Excel.

Question: What are various uses of MS Excel.
Ans: Excel can be used for performing following tasks:
1. It can be used to perform mathematical calculations.
2. It can be used to represent the data in the form of charts
3. It can be used to make time-table.
4. It can be used to prepare salaries of employees
5. It can be used to prepare results of students.

Question: What is Active Cell in MS Excel?
Ans: Active Cell is also called Current Cell. In Excel, Active cell is a cell in which are working currently. It appears as a dark rectangular box. Address of active cell can be seen in the name box of Excel window.

Question: Explain the Formula Bar.
Ans: Formula bar appears below the ribbon. It displays the contents of active cell. We can edit the cell contents using this bar. Besides this, it can also be used to enter new contents or formula in the active cell of the worksheet.