You can type numeric values, text, or formulas into body cells. Column formula cells can contain formulas only. (For more information, see Generating Columns of Data.)

Entry |
Remarks |

1.234 |
Simple numeric entry |

“Green” |
Text - Enclose categorical data (such as the names of colors used in a study) within quotes to distinguish them from variable names. Handheld: Press / r to enter quoted data. |

=a3*length |
Formula - Consists of an “=” symbol followed by an expression. You can type the expression or use the Catalog and expression templates to build it. For more information, see the Calculator section. To ensure a decimal result instead of a fraction, type one of the integers in the expression as a decimal. For example, type 1.0 instead of 1. |