Practice Test Chapter 5
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A range of blank rows or columns on the side of a table is called a ____.
 A: margin
 B: moat of cells
 C: border
 D: dead column
Excel’s ____ function tells you the relative position of an item in a range that matches a specified value in a specific order.
The item you deselect from the AutoFilter menu is called the ____.
 A: minor sort key
 B: drop item
 C: primary key
 D: filter criterion
____ columns provide alternating colors every other column.
 A: Conditional
 B: Ascending
 C: Banded
 D: Flashing
The ____ function is used when the table direction is across the worksheet.
The individual data items that make up a record are called ____.
 A: headings
 B: fields
 C: structures
 D: cells
The ____ function is used to find the average of numbers in a table field that pass a test.
You can use the ____ to create a series in a table.
 A: fill handle
 B: drag and drop method
 C: Merge and Center button
 D: Go Series command
____ formatting allows you to create rules that change the formatting of a cell or range of cells based on the value of a particular cell.
 A: Object
 B: Conditional
 C: Banded
 D: Filtered
The ____ list in the Modify Table Quick Style dialog box allows you to choose almost any aspect of a table to modify.
 A: Format
 B: Table Elements
 C: Table Aspect
 D: Format All
Displaying ____ is a powerful tool for summarizing data in a table.
 A: moat cells
 B: functions
 C: control ranges
 D: automatic subtotals
The query technique that uses the column heading arrows is called ____.
 A: HeadingQuery
 B: ColumnFilter
 C: AutoFilter
 D: QueryMaster
Arranging records in a specific order is called ____.
 A: sorting
 B: formatting
 C: encoding
 D: merging
The ____ function is used when the table direction is down the worksheet.
A column that contains formulas or functions is called a ____ column.
 A: function
 B: record
 C: calculated
 D: sorted
The ____ function is used to count the number of numeric entries in a table field that pass a test.
When sorting, Excel uses the following order of priority:
 A: numbers, spaces, special characters, text, blanks
 B: special characters, numbers, spaces, text, blanks
 C: blanks, spaces, text, numbers, special characters
 D: numbers, text, special characters, blanks, spaces
The Conditional Formatting ____ dialog box allows you to view all of the rules for the current selection or an entire worksheet.
 A: Rules Manager
 B: Wizard
 C: AutoFilter
 D: Gallery
Row ____ causes adjacent rows to have different formatting so that each row in the table is distinguished from surrounding rows.
 A: coding
 B: stepping
 C: pressing
 D: banding
The field on which you sort prior to clicking the Subtotal button is called the ____.
 A: primary key
 B: control field
 C: merge range
 D: minor key

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