Sum


A formula use in a spreadsheet to calculate the total of a series (range[1]) of cells.

Terms definitions
1. range. A selection of items. When asked in the context of an achievement standard it means at least three. In spreadsheets range is a way of selecting a group of cells. A colon is used to separate the starting and ending cells. e.g. B4:F10 Related Articles: Modelling and SpreadsheetsProgramming Challenges« Back to Glossary Index