worksheet

or work sheet

[ wurk-sheet ]
/ ˈwɜrkˌʃit /

noun

a sheet of paper on which work schedules, working time, special instructions, etc., are recorded.
a piece or scrap of paper on which problems, ideas, or the like, are set down in tentative form.
Accounting. a sheet of paper on which is printed a series of columns and into which tentative figures are entered as a preliminary step in preparing the adjusted or final statement.
Digital Technology. a page or section of a workbook, usually in a spreadsheet application.

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Origin of worksheet

First recorded in 1920–25; work + sheet
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British Dictionary definitions for worksheet

worksheet
/ (ˈwɜːkˌʃiːt) /

noun

a sheet of paper used for the preliminary or rough draft of a problem, design, etc
a piece of paper recording work being planned or already in progress
a sheet of paper containing exercises to be completed by a pupil or student
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