## Simple Excel Formulas

In this **computer lesson for Excel** we take a look at some simple **Excel Formulas**. The online video tutorial first explains how the common mathematical operations and their mathematical symbols are used in simple **Excel formulas**, the lesson then continues to explain that an equals sign is always inserted at the beginning of each **Excel formula** and demonstrates by showing some very simple **Excel Formulas** using add, subtract, multiply and divide. The Excel **computer lesson** then shows how to use the AutoSum command pointing at the Marquee effect when cells are selected. Following this, the online **computer lesson** demonstrates how to build simple **excel formulas** by selecting individual cells for each formula and concludes by showing how to round down to the desired decimal place.

### How to use Excel

The computer course is part of the **how to use Excel** course and the next lesson in the series goes on to demonstrate simple **Excel formulas** used on an Excel spreadsheet. The lesson is suitable for anyone wishing to improve their basic computer skills and learn **how to use Excel**. Read the rest of this entry »