Office 2010 – myitlab:grader – Instructions

Exploring Series Vol. 1 (Capstone)

European Excursions Agent Sales
Project Description:

In this project you will create a workbook that tracks sales and commissions for a student travel agency. You will create functions that lookup commission rates and determine bonuses and a pie chart to compare the percentage of each agent's sales to the total sales.
Instructions: For the purpose of grading the project you are required to perform the following tasks:
Step Instructions Points Possible 0

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Start Excel. Open the downloaded Excel file named Exploring_eV1_Grader_CAP.

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On Sheet1, in cell G5, enter a formula that increases the base cost of the trip (in F5) by 20%. Copy the formula down through G19. In cell H5, use the PMT function to calculate the payments for students who want to pay for their trips in three monthly installments. Use an interest rate of 0.07/12, a loan term of 3 months, and refer to the trip cost in G5. The result will be a negative number. Copy the function down through H19. In cell I5, create a VLOOKUP function that returns the Agent Commission that corresponds with the Base Cost of Trip entered in cell F5. The function will refer to the Lookup Table in the range $D$27:$E$31 and return the commission rate from Column 2. Copy the function down through I19.

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Format cells F5:G19 with the Currency format and two decimal places.

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Format cells I5:I19 with the Percent Style with one decimal place.

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In cell G22, enter a function to sum the range G5:G19. In cell G23, enter a function to average the cells in the same range.

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In cell G24, enter a function to display the lowest value in the range G5:G19. In cell G25, enter a function to display the highest value in the same range.

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In cell G26, enter a function that will return the value of today's date.

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Updated on: 10/8/2010

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then multiply F26 by . 2 20 In cell B3.jpg. 4 13 Add data labels to the chart that display percentages and leader lines in the center of each wedge of the pie chart. 4 14 Insert a Left Arrow shape (under Block Arrows) by clicking immediately to the right of the percent sign on the wedge labeled 21%. With the non-adjacent ranges selected.g. Clear the filter from the Trip Description column. Accept all other defaults in the Subtotal dialog box. Change the chart type to an Pie in 3-D. 4 15 Add the text Avery Exceeds 20% to the arrow shape. 4 12 Move the chart to a new sheet named Sales by Agent. 1 (Capstone) Step Instructions Subtotal the data in the range B4:I19 so that at each change in Agent Last Name. Type the current value in cell F26 (Grand Total for these two trips only) into cell G35. no bonus). Filter the Trip Description column so that only the trips Check Out the Czech Republic! and Croatian Wonders are displayed. Points Possible 10 6 11 With the agents' totals displayed. Format the cell as Currency with two decimal places. Change the width of the shape to 2 inches and the height to 0. 6 17 6 18 4 19 Freeze the worksheet at row 4 so that the table headers remain visible when scrolling. 4 Updated on: 10/8/2010 2 Document1 .5 inches. Click the Level 2 outline symbol in the Outline bar to display only the totals for each agent and the Grand Total. a subtotal is added to the Base Cost of Trip column. Format the cells B4:I26 as a table with headers using the Table Style Medium 9. insert a 2-D pie chart. enter an IF function that will calculate a bonus for the agents.02. 1 16 On the Sheet1 tab. click the Level 3 outline symbol in the Outline bar to display all of the details for all of the agents. select cells B4:B25 and F4:F25. If the value in cell F26 (Grand Total for all trips) is greater than 25000.Office 2010 – myitlab:grader – Instructions Exploring Series Vol. the function will display a value of 0 (e. Otherwise. In cell G34. insert the downloaded image file DBV_Rooftops.

8 24 Format the sparklines by applying the style Sparkline Style Colorful #2. Close the workbook and then exit Excel. Save the workbook. Sheet2. 1 (Capstone) Step Instructions Points Possible 2 21 Change the width of the picture to 1.Office 2010 – myitlab:grader – Instructions Exploring Series Vol.7 inches. in cell H3.05 inches and the height to . 6 23 On Sheet2. Center the data on the page horizontally. Copy the sparklines down through H8. Submit the workbook as directed. Total Points 0 100 Updated on: 10/8/2010 3 Document1 . 22 Set the orientation of the worksheet to Landscape. insert a column sparkline for the total sales by agent Avery (B3:G3). Set the scaling so that the worksheet will fit to 1 page wide by 1 page tall. 3 25 Ensure that the worksheets are correctly named and placed in the following order in the workbook: Sales by Agent. Sheet1.