Excel Formulas and Quick Math Operations Typing the "=" sign indicates that a formula is being entered into a cell instead of data information.There are no spaces in the formulas.

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***FORMULAS ARE ENTERED IN CELLS WHERE YOU WANT THE ANSWER TO YOUR MATH PROBLEM.**

--The formula bar on top task bar is also used to enter formulas, using it allows you to see better what is being entered--

__Addition__: + **Add ** =a5+a7

· Adding a row or column of numbers: Hi-lite the row or column including to the free space where you want the answer to appear by dragging the white cross browser. Click on the autosum symbol.

· You may also use a formula to sum up rows and columns using the colon sign between cells =sum(b10:d10).

__Subtraction:__**- Subtract** =a5-a10

__Multiplication:__*** Multiply** =a5*a10