Here we go! Excel is a very powerful tool for creating reports, calculating values and analyzing data. Let’s discover how to fill out our report. A spreadsheet is a collection of rows and columns. In a spreadsheet, rows are denoted by (1, 2, 3, etc.) and columns are denoted by (A, B, C, etc.). The intersection of each row and column makes a cell. First, we should calculate the total salary (with bonuses). Click on the cell E2 and type “=C2+D2” then press “Enter”. Then click the “Check my work” button.