Exploring the Ribbon - Exercise

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Exploring the Ribbon - Exercise

Exploring the Ribbon

Duration: 10 to 20 minutes.

In this exercise, you will explore the Ribbon to answer the following questions:

  1. How many tabs are there?
  2. How many groups are there on the VIEW tab?
  3. Which tab contains the most commonly used groups and commands?
  4. What is another name for the FILE menu?
  5. On what tab are the following groups found:
    1. Sort & Filter
    2. Zoom
    3. Charts
    4. Page Setup
    5. Function Library
    6. Number
    7. Formula Auditing
  6. On what tabs and groups are the following commands found?
    1. Font Color
    2. New Window
    3. Sort
    4. Trace Precedents
    5. Wrap Text
    6. Group
    7. Print Area

Solution:

If your installation of Microsoft Excel has been customized, some of your answers may differ.

  1. How many tabs are there? Answer: 7
  2. How many groups are there on the VIEW tab? Answer: 5
  3. Which tab contains the most commonly used groups and commands? Answer: Home
  4. What is another name for the FILE menu? Answer: the Backstage view
  5. On which tab are the following groups found:
    1. Sort & Filter - Answer: DATA
    2. Zoom - Answer: VIEW
    3. Charts - Answer: INSERT
    4. Page Setup - Answer: PAGE LAYOUT
    5. Function Library - Answer: FORMULAS
    6. Number - Answer: HOME
    7. Formula Auditing - Answer: FORMULAS
  6. On what tabs and groups are the following commands found?
    1. Font Color - Answer: HOME > Font
    2. New Window - Answer: VIEW > Window
    3. Sort - Answer: DATA > Sort & Filter
    4. Trace Precendents - Answer: FORMULAS > Formula Auditing
    5. Wrap Text - Answer: HOME > Alignment
    6. Group - Answer: DATA > Outline
    7. Print Area - Answer: PAGE LAYOUT > Page Setup
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