Excel Essentials: Using Microsoft Excel for Data Analysis and Decision Making (with Video Tutorials) / Edition 1

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Overview

This CD-ROM covers the essential elements of Excel for the analysis of business problems, with narrated live action screen videos, and supplementary exercises for the students to complete to cement the ideas. Its 9 modules each cover a different aspect of the use of Excel, starting from the ground up. Topics include using the Excel menus, data tables, using the solver, graphing, using spreadsheets for basic statistics, regression, and using pivot tables for complex data sets.

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Editorial Reviews

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"The CD-ROM's value lies in several different modes. First as a remedial tool for refreshing students' understanding of expected (prerequisite) Excel skills...Secondly, it would serve as a supplemental source for material covered in class...Finally, it could be the sole source for techniques not covered in class, but which the students are expected to learn on their own...The strengths of the project are in these multiple uses and in the ability of the student to view and review material at their own pace." David Schilling, Ohio State University

"Overall, I like the ideas in [EXCEL ESSENTIALS FOR DECISION MAKING]. I do see the value in a product of this type. The key strengths of this project are in helping the weaker students and saving the instructor valuable class time." Abe Feinberg, California State University-Northridge

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780534393090
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 11/13/2002
  • Edition description: CD-ROM
  • Edition number: 1
  • Sales rank: 1,342,605
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 7.50 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author


Hamish Taylor is recognized internationally for the application of operations research and decision analysis to industry, especially in the transportation sector. He has held visiting scholar posts at the London School of Economics and other universities around the world and was Academic Consultant to the Federal University of Paraiba, Brazil. He was Treasurer and Board Member of INFOR, and is currently a member of CORS and INFORMS.
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Table of Contents


1. Spreadsheet Elements and Layout. 2. Excel Formulas: Copy and Paste. 3. The Menu Bar. 4. Data Summary; Graphs. 5. Excel Built-In Functions. 6. Statistical Inference Using Excel. 7. Regression and Forecasting. 8. Decisions with Data Table and Solver. 9. Managing Complex Data.
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