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Business Solutions Formulas and Functions with Microsoft® Office Excel 2007 by Paul McFedries

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Chapter 13. Analyzing Data with Tables

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Excel’s forte is spreadsheet work, of course, but its row-and-column layout also makes it a natural flat-file database manager. In Excel, a table is a collection of related information with an organizational structure that makes it easy to find or extract data from its contents. (In previous versions of Excel, a table was called a list.) Specifically, a table is a worksheet range that has the following properties:

  • Field—A single type of information, such as a name, an address, or a phone number. In Excel tables, each column is a ...

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