# Reading: Graphing Techniques Revised 3/6/12 GRAPHING TECHNIQUES

Save this PDF as:

Size: px
Start display at page:

## Transcription

1 GRAPHING TECHNIQUES Mathematical relationships between variables are determined by graphing experimental data. For example, the linear relationship between the concentration and the absorption of dilute colored solutions leads to Beer s Law (A=εCl). Once the mathematical relationship is known, experimental quantities can often be calculated from the slope or y-intercept of a graph. For example, reaction enthalpy can be determined from the slope of a plot of ln k vs. inverse T. Furthermore, extrapolation of graphical data trends can be used to find information about conditions difficult to achieve in the laboratory, such as high or low temperatures and pressures. Plotting Variables A line graph consists of two axes at right angles. The horizontal x-axis, or abscissa, is typically chosen to represent the independent variable which is intentionally manipulated by the experimenter. The vertical y-axis, or ordinate, is chosen to represent the dependent variable which changes as the independent variable is manipulated. Example: A student wishes to measure the relationship between volume and temperature of a gas. If the student purposely increases the temperature and measures the resultant changes in gas volume, he should graph the values for T on the x-axis and the resulting values for V on the y- axis. If the student reverses the experiment and purposely increases the volume of the gas and measures the resultant temperature, the variables are then reversed: V is plotted on the x-axis and T is plotted on the y-axis. Selecting a Title and Labeling the Axes The title must describe the type of reaction or system being investigated, chemicals used, and special conditions of the experiment. Examples: "Beer s Law Plot for Co(NO 3 ) 2 (aq) at 510 nm" or "Cooling Curve for Lauric Acid/Unknown Mixture". Do not state x vs. y in the title, that is easily determined by labeling the axes. Axes must be labeled with the name (or symbol) of the variable and include the units (if any). Examples: Temperature ( C) or V (ml). 1

2 Choosing an Appropriate Scale The scale of the graph should be chosen so the data completely fills the graph and is not restricted to one small region or corner. Examples are shown in Figure 1. Note that the scale does not have to begin with zero. 0.5 Absorbance vs. Wavelength for a Metal Complex Ion 0.4 Absorbance Wavelength (nm) Absorbance Absorbance vs. Wavelength for a Metal Complex Ion Wavelength (nm) Absorbance Absorbance vs. Wavelength for a Metal Complex Ion Wavelength (nm) Figure 1: The three plots are from the same data set, but use different scales for the dependent and independent variables. The top graph represents the data range most clearly. Note that each graph contains a title and the axes are labeled. Absorbance is unitless but the units for wavelength are given in nanometers. Drawing Data Points Data points can be represented either as a circle, dot, or bar. The size of the circle or bar is often used to represent the deviation or error in the data point. Recorded data should be included on the plot as a separate table. (Figure 2) 2

3 Data points from other experimenters should be represented with different symbols. Include a legend citing the source of the additional data points. Example: My data, Kim Nguyen's data, Sam Patel's data Use a solid line through the data points and a dashed line when extrapolating or extending beyond the collected data points. Drawing Lines or Curves Draw (have a computer program draw) a smooth curve or line when connecting data points. "Dot-to-dot" connections should be avoided. If the data points do not exactly fit on the line, a best-fit line in which an equal number of data points lie an equal distance above and below the line should be drawn. The best fit line "smoothes" the data and helps eliminate random error. (Figure 2) Use a computer graphing program to generate the line and its equation. V (L) P (atm) 1/P (atm -1 ) Figure 2: Linear plot with a best fit line, including a data table. Computer Generated Plots All graphs must be computer generated. Caution: A computer plot must be scaled correctly, have labels, and all other expected information. Keep in mind the old addage: "garbage in, garbage out". Good data is necessary for good results. You must use the computer graphing program correctly and obtain a useful graph. Using Excel for Graphing The following are guidelines for acquiring a graph using Excel, including a best-fit line (called a trendline in the program). Be judicious about the data included. If a points lies far outside a 3

5 To extrapolate (extend) a data line: Click on the line so that it is highlighted. Go to the Chart menu and choose Add Trendline. Click on the Options tab. Under Forecast choose the number of periods necessary either forward or backward. Instructions for graphing with 2007 Excel: (1) Enter data points to be graphed in two adjacent columns. Data for the x axis should be in the left column and data for the y axis should be in the right column. (2) Highlight the two columns of data by holding down the left mouse button and dragging the mouse over the column heading letters. (3) Click on the Insert tab and select Scatter icon in the Charts section. Choose the Scatter with Only Markers chart type (the top left choice). The plot of data will appear. (4) Click on the plot that just appeared. Chart Tools should appear at the very top of the screen in the middle. Choose the Layout tab. a. In the Analysis section choose Trendline. Choose More Trendline Options at the bottom of the pull down window. Choose the Trend/Regression Type and click on the box next to Display Equation on chart. b. In the Label section choose Chart Title. Choose Above Chart and enter a title in the field that appears at the top of the plot. In the same section choose Axis Titles. Enter the titles. c. If the initial and final values of either axis needs to be changed, click on the Axis button in the Axis section and make the necessary changes. Gridlines can be altered by clicking on the Gridline button in the Axis section. To extrapolate (extend) a data line: Click on the line so that it is highlighted. The Chart Tools will show up on to the middle/right of the top tool bar. Choose the Layout menu/tab. Go to the Trendline and choose More Trendline Options. Under Forecast enter the number of periods necessary either forward or backward. 5

6 To change the x and y axes minimum and maximum values: Click on the plot so that "Chart Tools" is visible in top tool bar. Choose the Layout menu/tab. Click on "Axes" and choose "Primary Horizontal Axis", click on "More Primary Horizontal Axis Options". Set either or both the Minimum and Maximum to "Fixed" and then change the value in the field directly to the right. Repeat the process for the vertical axis (go to "Axes" and choose "Primary Vertical Axis", et cetera). Instructor Reviewed Information on the Web: Please report any links that are no longer active. Graphing with Excel, North Carolina State University: 6

### Using Excel (Microsoft Office 2007 Version) for Graphical Analysis of Data

Using Excel (Microsoft Office 2007 Version) for Graphical Analysis of Data Introduction In several upcoming labs, a primary goal will be to determine the mathematical relationship between two variable

### Using Excel for Handling, Graphing, and Analyzing Scientific Data:

Using Excel for Handling, Graphing, and Analyzing Scientific Data: A Resource for Science and Mathematics Students Scott A. Sinex Barbara A. Gage Department of Physical Sciences and Engineering Prince

### Spreadsheets and Laboratory Data Analysis: Excel 2003 Version (Excel 2007 is only slightly different)

Spreadsheets and Laboratory Data Analysis: Excel 2003 Version (Excel 2007 is only slightly different) Spreadsheets are computer programs that allow the user to enter and manipulate numbers. They are capable

### Using Microsoft Excel to Plot and Analyze Kinetic Data

Entering and Formatting Data Using Microsoft Excel to Plot and Analyze Kinetic Data Open Excel. Set up the spreadsheet page (Sheet 1) so that anyone who reads it will understand the page (Figure 1). Type

### Generating ABI PRISM 7700 Standard Curve Plots in a Spreadsheet Program

Generating ABI PRISM 7700 Standard Curve Plots in a Spreadsheet Program Overview The goal of this tutorial is to demonstrate the procedure through which analyzed data generated within an ABI PRISM 7700

### How to make a line graph using Excel 2007

How to make a line graph using Excel 2007 Format your data sheet Make sure you have a title and each column of data has a title. If you are entering data by hand, use time or the independent variable in

### Calibration and Linear Regression Analysis: A Self-Guided Tutorial

Calibration and Linear Regression Analysis: A Self-Guided Tutorial Part 1 Instrumental Analysis with Excel: The Basics CHM314 Instrumental Analysis Department of Chemistry, University of Toronto Dr. D.

### Plots, Curve-Fitting, and Data Modeling in Microsoft Excel

Plots, Curve-Fitting, and Data Modeling in Microsoft Excel This handout offers some tips on making nice plots of data collected in your lab experiments, as well as instruction on how to use the built-in

### EXCEL Tutorial: How to use EXCEL for Graphs and Calculations.

EXCEL Tutorial: How to use EXCEL for Graphs and Calculations. Excel is powerful tool and can make your life easier if you are proficient in using it. You will need to use Excel to complete most of your

### Appendix C. Vernier Tutorial

C-1. Vernier Tutorial Introduction: In this lab course, you will collect, analyze and interpret data. The purpose of this tutorial is to teach you how to use the Vernier System to collect and transfer

### Below is a very brief tutorial on the basic capabilities of Excel. Refer to the Excel help files for more information.

Excel Tutorial Below is a very brief tutorial on the basic capabilities of Excel. Refer to the Excel help files for more information. Working with Data Entering and Formatting Data Before entering data

### Formulas, Functions and Charts

Formulas, Functions and Charts :: 167 8 Formulas, Functions and Charts 8.1 INTRODUCTION In this leson you can enter formula and functions and perform mathematical calcualtions. You will also be able to

### A Guide to Using Excel in Physics Lab

A Guide to Using Excel in Physics Lab Excel has the potential to be a very useful program that will save you lots of time. Excel is especially useful for making repetitious calculations on large data sets.

### Figure 1. An embedded chart on a worksheet.

8. Excel Charts and Analysis ToolPak Charts, also known as graphs, have been an integral part of spreadsheets since the early days of Lotus 1-2-3. Charting features have improved significantly over the

### Microsoft Excel Tutorial

Microsoft Excel Tutorial by Dr. James E. Parks Department of Physics and Astronomy 401 Nielsen Physics Building The University of Tennessee Knoxville, Tennessee 37996-1200 Copyright August, 2000 by James

### Microsoft Excel Tutorial

Microsoft Excel Tutorial Microsoft Excel spreadsheets are a powerful and easy to use tool to record, plot and analyze experimental data. Excel is commonly used by engineers to tackle sophisticated computations

### Chapter 4 Creating Charts and Graphs

Calc Guide Chapter 4 OpenOffice.org Copyright This document is Copyright 2006 by its contributors as listed in the section titled Authors. You can distribute it and/or modify it under the terms of either

### MARS STUDENT IMAGING PROJECT

MARS STUDENT IMAGING PROJECT Data Analysis Practice Guide Mars Education Program Arizona State University Data Analysis Practice Guide This set of activities is designed to help you organize data you collect

Intro to Excel spreadsheets What are the objectives of this document? The objectives of document are: 1. Familiarize you with what a spreadsheet is, how it works, and what its capabilities are; 2. Using

### Excel Guide for Finite Mathematics and Applied Calculus

Excel Guide for Finite Mathematics and Applied Calculus Revathi Narasimhan Kean University A technology guide to accompany Mathematical Applications, 6 th Edition Applied Calculus, 2 nd Edition Calculus:

### Using Excel for descriptive statistics

FACT SHEET Using Excel for descriptive statistics Introduction Biologists no longer routinely plot graphs by hand or rely on calculators to carry out difficult and tedious statistical calculations. These

### Tutorial 2: Using Excel in Data Analysis

Tutorial 2: Using Excel in Data Analysis This tutorial guide addresses several issues particularly relevant in the context of the level 1 Physics lab sessions at Durham: organising your work sheet neatly,

### CREATING EXCEL PIVOT TABLES AND PIVOT CHARTS FOR LIBRARY QUESTIONNAIRE RESULTS

CREATING EXCEL PIVOT TABLES AND PIVOT CHARTS FOR LIBRARY QUESTIONNAIRE RESULTS An Excel Pivot Table is an interactive table that summarizes large amounts of data. It allows the user to view and manipulate

### 0 Introduction to Data Analysis Using an Excel Spreadsheet

Experiment 0 Introduction to Data Analysis Using an Excel Spreadsheet I. Purpose The purpose of this introductory lab is to teach you a few basic things about how to use an EXCEL 2010 spreadsheet to do

### Graphing in EXCEL for the Classroom: A Step-by-Step Approach. David F. Cihak and Paul A. Alberto, Georgia State University

Graphing in EXCEL for the Classroom: A Step-by-Step Approach David F. Cihak and Paul A. Alberto, Georgia State University Anne C. Troutman, University of Memphis Margaret M. Flores, University of Texas

### PERFORMING REGRESSION ANALYSIS USING MICROSOFT EXCEL

PERFORMING REGRESSION ANALYSIS USING MICROSOFT EXCEL John O. Mason, Ph.D., CPA Professor of Accountancy Culverhouse School of Accountancy The University of Alabama Abstract: This paper introduces you to

### Excel Unit 4. Data files needed to complete these exercises will be found on the S: drive>410>student>computer Technology>Excel>Unit 4

Excel Unit 4 Data files needed to complete these exercises will be found on the S: drive>410>student>computer Technology>Excel>Unit 4 Step by Step 4.1 Creating and Positioning Charts GET READY. Before

### Exploring Relationships between Highest Level of Education and Income using Corel Quattro Pro

Exploring Relationships between Highest Level of Education and Income using Corel Quattro Pro Created by Michael Lieff (m@lieff.net) Faculty of Education, Queen s University While on practicum at Statistics

Course 2000020 Advanced Life Science 7th Grade Curriculum Extension Laboratory investigations which include the use of scientific inquiry, research, measurement, problem solving, laboratory apparatus and

### ESTIMATING THE DISTRIBUTION OF DEMAND USING BOUNDED SALES DATA

ESTIMATING THE DISTRIBUTION OF DEMAND USING BOUNDED SALES DATA Michael R. Middleton, McLaren School of Business, University of San Francisco 0 Fulton Street, San Francisco, CA -00 -- middleton@usfca.edu

### Using SPSS, Chapter 2: Descriptive Statistics

1 Using SPSS, Chapter 2: Descriptive Statistics Chapters 2.1 & 2.2 Descriptive Statistics 2 Mean, Standard Deviation, Variance, Range, Minimum, Maximum 2 Mean, Median, Mode, Standard Deviation, Variance,

### Engineering Problem Solving and Excel. EGN 1006 Introduction to Engineering

Engineering Problem Solving and Excel EGN 1006 Introduction to Engineering Mathematical Solution Procedures Commonly Used in Engineering Analysis Data Analysis Techniques (Statistics) Curve Fitting techniques

### Studying Topography, Orographic Rainfall, and Ecosystems (STORE)

Studying Topography, Orographic Rainfall, and Ecosystems (STORE) Basic Lesson 3: Using Microsoft Excel to Analyze Weather Data: Topography and Temperature Introduction This lesson uses NCDC data to compare

### Understanding Analytical Chemistry (Weighing, Mixing, Measuring and Evaluating)

Name: Date: Understanding Analytical Chemistry (Weighing, Mixing, Measuring and Evaluating) High School Environmental Science AP Module 1 Environmental Lab NGSSS Big Ideas: This module is a laboratory-based

### GUIDELINES FOR PREPARING POSTERS USING POWERPOINT PRESENTATION SOFTWARE

Society for the Teaching of Psychology (APA Division 2) OFFICE OF TEACHING RESOURCES IN PSYCHOLOGY (OTRP) Department of Psychology, Georgia Southern University, P. O. Box 8041, Statesboro, GA 30460-8041

### Data representation and analysis in Excel

Page 1 Data representation and analysis in Excel Let s Get Started! This course will teach you how to analyze data and make charts in Excel so that the data may be represented in a visual way that reflects

### Appendix A How to create a data-sharing lab

Appendix A How to create a data-sharing lab Creating a lab involves completing five major steps: creating lists, then graphs, then the page for lab instructions, then adding forms to the lab instructions,

### Plotting: Customizing the Graph

Plotting: Customizing the Graph Data Plots: General Tips Making a Data Plot Active Within a graph layer, only one data plot can be active. A data plot must be set active before you can use the Data Selector

### THE LABORATORY NOTEBOOK

THE LABORATORY NOTEBOOK In scientific work keeping a permanent record of all raw data, observations, calculations, et cetera obtained during an experiment is important. Therefore, a student must become

osborne books Working with Spreadsheets UPDATE SUPPLEMENT 2015 The AAT has recently updated its Study and Assessment Guide for the Spreadsheet Software Unit with some minor additions and clarifications.

### INTRODUCTION TO EXCEL

INTRODUCTION TO EXCEL 1 INTRODUCTION Anyone who has used a computer for more than just playing games will be aware of spreadsheets A spreadsheet is a versatile computer program (package) that enables you

### Generating Heat. Part 1: Breathing Earth. Part 2: The Growth of Carbon Emitters. Introduction: Materials:

Generating Heat Introduction: Carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) is the primary greenhouse gas contributing to global climate change. A greenhouse gas is a gas that absorbs the sunlight being reflected back towards

### Creating a Poster in PowerPoint 2010. A. Set Up Your Poster

View the Best Practices in Poster Design located at http://www.emich.edu/training/poster before you begin creating a poster. Then in PowerPoint: (A) set up the poster size and orientation, (B) add and

### Quickstart for Desktop Version

Quickstart for Desktop Version What is GeoGebra? Dynamic Mathematics Software in one easy-to-use package For learning and teaching at all levels of education Joins interactive 2D and 3D geometry, algebra,

### ITS Training Class Charts and PivotTables Using Excel 2007

When you have a large amount of data and you need to get summary information and graph it, the PivotTable and PivotChart tools in Microsoft Excel will be the answer. The data does not need to be in one

### Microsoft Excel. Qi Wei

Microsoft Excel Qi Wei Excel (Microsoft Office Excel) is a spreadsheet application written and distributed by Microsoft for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X. It features calculation, graphing tools, pivot

### How To Run Statistical Tests in Excel

How To Run Statistical Tests in Excel Microsoft Excel is your best tool for storing and manipulating data, calculating basic descriptive statistics such as means and standard deviations, and conducting

### Canterbury Maps Quick Start - Drawing and Printing Tools

Canterbury Maps Canterbury Maps Quick Start - Drawing and Printing Tools Quick Start Guide Standard GIS Viewer 2 Canterbury Maps Quick Start - Drawing and Printing Tools Introduction This document will

### Making Visio Diagrams Come Alive with Data

Making Visio Diagrams Come Alive with Data An Information Commons Workshop Making Visio Diagrams Come Alive with Data Page Workshop Why Add Data to A Diagram? Here are comparisons of a flow chart with

### Atomic Force Microscope and Magnetic Force Microscope Background Information

Atomic Force Microscope and Magnetic Force Microscope Background Information Lego Building Instructions There are several places to find the building instructions for building the Lego models of atomic

### Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2007/2010

to Microsoft Excel 2007/2010 Abstract: Microsoft Excel is one of the most powerful and widely used spreadsheet applications available today. Excel's functionality and popularity have made it an essential

Table of contents: Access Data for Analysis Data file types Format assumptions Data from Excel Information links Add multiple data tables Create & Interpret Visualizations Table Pie Chart Cross Table Treemap

### Regional Drought Decision Support System (RDDSS) Charting Tools Help Documentation

Regional Drought Decision Support System (RDDSS) Charting Tools Help Documentation The following help documentation was prepared to give insight to the basic functionality of the charting tools within

### Plotting Data with Microsoft Excel

Plotting Data with Microsoft Excel Here is an example of an attempt to plot parametric data in a scientifically meaningful way, using Microsoft Excel. This example describes an experience using the Office

### SECTION 2-1: OVERVIEW SECTION 2-2: FREQUENCY DISTRIBUTIONS

SECTION 2-1: OVERVIEW Chapter 2 Describing, Exploring and Comparing Data 19 In this chapter, we will use the capabilities of Excel to help us look more carefully at sets of data. We can do this by re-organizing

### Project 1 - Business Proposal (PowerPoint)

Project 1 - Business Proposal (PowerPoint) extraordinary faculty, inquisitive and talented students, a constant striving to build upon and expand historical strengths, the vision to anticipate the future,

### REPORT WRITING GUIDE

Report Writing Guide F2009 1 REPORT WRITING GUIDE Introduction The importance of good report writing and data presentation cannot be overemphasized. No matter how good an experiment, or how brilliant a

### Analyzing Dose-Response Data 1

Version 4. Step-by-Step Examples Analyzing Dose-Response Data 1 A dose-response curve describes the relationship between response to drug treatment and drug dose or concentration. Sensitivity to a drug

### Introduction to Microsoft Word 2003

Introduction to Microsoft Word 2003 Sabeera Kulkarni Information Technology Lab School of Information University of Texas at Austin Fall 2004 1. Objective This tutorial is designed for users who are new

### Chapter 6: Constructing and Interpreting Graphic Displays of Behavioral Data

Chapter 6: Constructing and Interpreting Graphic Displays of Behavioral Data Chapter Focus Questions What are the benefits of graphic display and visual analysis of behavioral data? What are the fundamental

### 1. Go to your programs menu and click on Microsoft Excel.

Elementary Statistics Computer Assignment 1 Using Microsoft EXCEL 2003, follow the steps below. For Microsoft EXCEL 2007 instructions, go to the next page. For Microsoft 2010 and 2007 instructions with

### Each function call carries out a single task associated with drawing the graph.

Chapter 3 Graphics with R 3.1 Low-Level Graphics R has extensive facilities for producing graphs. There are both low- and high-level graphics facilities. The low-level graphics facilities provide basic

August 2010 version Stress-Strain Data with EXCEL Welcome to the Mechanical Testing Instructional Lab (MTIL). The gears can be a little rusty at the start of a new semester and new material can be a bit

### Learning Services IT Guide. Access 2013

Learning Services IT Guide Access 2013 Microsoft Access is a programme which allows you to store a lot of information easily in the form of a database. For example you could create a database which stored

### KaleidaGraph Quick Start Guide

KaleidaGraph Quick Start Guide This document is a hands-on guide that walks you through the use of KaleidaGraph. You will probably want to print this guide and then start your exploration of the product.

### The North Carolina Health Data Explorer

1 The North Carolina Health Data Explorer The Health Data Explorer provides access to health data for North Carolina counties in an interactive, user-friendly atlas of maps, tables, and charts. It allows

### LEGENDplex Data Analysis Software

LEGENDplex Data Analysis Software Version 7.0 User Guide Copyright 2013-2014 VigeneTech. All rights reserved. Contents Introduction... 1 Lesson 1 - The Workspace... 2 Lesson 2 Quantitative Wizard... 3

### Data Visualization. Prepared by Francisco Olivera, Ph.D., Srikanth Koka Department of Civil Engineering Texas A&M University February 2004

Data Visualization Prepared by Francisco Olivera, Ph.D., Srikanth Koka Department of Civil Engineering Texas A&M University February 2004 Contents Brief Overview of ArcMap Goals of the Exercise Computer

### Charting LibQUAL+(TM) Data. Jeff Stark Training & Development Services Texas A&M University Libraries Texas A&M University

Charting LibQUAL+(TM) Data Jeff Stark Training & Development Services Texas A&M University Libraries Texas A&M University Revised March 2004 The directions in this handout are written to be used with SPSS

### Analytical Test Method Validation Report Template

Analytical Test Method Validation Report Template 1. Purpose The purpose of this Validation Summary Report is to summarize the finding of the validation of test method Determination of, following Validation

### STC: Descriptive Statistics in Excel 2013. Running Descriptive and Correlational Analysis in Excel 2013

Running Descriptive and Correlational Analysis in Excel 2013 Tips for coding a survey Use short phrases for your data table headers to keep your worksheet neat, you can always edit the labels in tables

### Steps to Create a Database

Steps to Create a Database Design the Database In order for a database to be effective some time should be spent on the layout of the table. Additionally, time should be spent on what the purpose of the

Table of Contents Elements of An Excel Document... 2 Resizing and Hiding Columns and Rows... 3 Using Panes to Create Spreadsheet Headers... 3 Using the AutoFill Command... 4 Using AutoFill for Sequences...

### Creating Charts and Graphs

Creating Charts and Graphs Title: Creating Charts and Graphs Version: 1. First edition: December 24 First English edition: December 24 Contents Overview...ii Copyright and trademark information...ii Feedback...ii

### Find the Relationship: An Exercise in Graphing Analysis

Find the Relationship: An Eercise in Graphing Analsis Computer 5 In several laborator investigations ou do this ear, a primar purpose will be to find the mathematical relationship between two variables.

### Workspaces Creating and Opening Pages Creating Ticker Lists Looking up Ticker Symbols Ticker Sync Groups Market Summary Snap Quote Key Statistics

Getting Started Workspaces Creating and Opening Pages Creating Ticker Lists Looking up Ticker Symbols Ticker Sync Groups Market Summary Snap Quote Key Statistics Snap Report Price Charts Comparing Price

### Hierarchical Clustering Analysis

Hierarchical Clustering Analysis What is Hierarchical Clustering? Hierarchical clustering is used to group similar objects into clusters. In the beginning, each row and/or column is considered a cluster.

### If there is not a Data Analysis option under the DATA menu, you will need to install the Data Analysis ToolPak as an add-in for Microsoft Excel.

If there is not a Data Analysis option under the DATA menu, you will need to install the Data Analysis ToolPak as an add-in for Microsoft Excel. 1. Click on the FILE tab and then select Options from the

### Determining the Quantity of Iron in a Vitamin Tablet. Evaluation copy

Determining the Quantity of Iron in a Vitamin Tablet Computer 34 As biochemical research becomes more sophisticated, we are learning more about the role of metallic elements in the human body. For example,

### Spotfire v6 New Features. TIBCO Spotfire Delta Training Jumpstart

Spotfire v6 New Features TIBCO Spotfire Delta Training Jumpstart Map charts New map chart Layers control Navigation control Interaction mode control Scale Web map Creating a map chart Layers are added

### Creating charts in Microsoft Excel 2003

Guide 34 Version 1.0 Creating charts in Microsoft Excel 2003 This guide provides an introduction to creating charts in Excel. It is assumed that the reader is familiar with the basics of Excel covered

### DIRECTIONS FOR SETTING UP LABELS FOR MARCO S INSERT STOCK IN WORD PERFECT, MS WORD AND ACCESS

DIRECTIONS FOR SETTING UP LABELS FOR MARCO S INSERT STOCK IN WORD PERFECT, MS WORD AND ACCESS WORD PERFECT FORMAT MARCO ITEM #A-3LI - 2.25 H x 3W Inserts First create a new document. From the main page

### Excel 2007: Basics Learning Guide

Excel 2007: Basics Learning Guide Exploring Excel At first glance, the new Excel 2007 interface may seem a bit unsettling, with fat bands called Ribbons replacing cascading text menus and task bars. This

### Excel 2002. What you will do:

What you will do: Explore the features of Excel 2002 Create a blank workbook and a workbook from a template Format a workbook Apply formulas to a workbook Create a chart Import data to a workbook Share

### GeoGebra. 10 lessons. Gerrit Stols

GeoGebra in 10 lessons Gerrit Stols Acknowledgements GeoGebra is dynamic mathematics open source (free) software for learning and teaching mathematics in schools. It was developed by Markus Hohenwarter

Tutorials The lesson schedules for these tutorials were installed when you installed Milestones Professional 2010. They can be accessed under File Open a File Lesson Chart. If you have any questions, comments,

### Interactive Voting System. www.ivsystem.nl. IVS-Basic IVS-Professional 4.4

Interactive Voting System www.ivsystem.nl IVS-Basic IVS-Professional 4.4 Manual IVS-Basic 4.4 IVS-Professional 4.4 1213 Interactive Voting System The Interactive Voting System (IVS ) is an interactive

### Scott Harvey, Registrar Tri County Technical College. Using Excel Pivot Tables to Analyze Student Data

Scott Harvey, Registrar Tri County Technical College Using Excel Pivot Tables to Analyze Student Data 1Introduction to PivotTables 2Prepare the source data Discussion Points 3Create a PivotTable 5Show

### Briefing document: How to create a Gantt chart using a spreadsheet

Briefing document: How to create a Gantt chart using a spreadsheet A Gantt chart is a popular way of using a bar-type chart to show the schedule for a project. It is named after Henry Gantt who created

### In this article, learn how to create and manipulate masks through both the worksheet and graph window.

Masking Data In this article, learn how to create and manipulate masks through both the worksheet and graph window. The article is split up into four main sections: The Mask toolbar The Mask Toolbar Buttons

### Introduction to SPSS 16.0

Introduction to SPSS 16.0 Edited by Emily Blumenthal Center for Social Science Computation and Research 110 Savery Hall University of Washington Seattle, WA 98195 USA (206) 543-8110 November 2010 http://julius.csscr.washington.edu/pdf/spss.pdf

### Estimating a market model: Step-by-step Prepared by Pamela Peterson Drake Florida Atlantic University

Estimating a market model: Step-by-step Prepared by Pamela Peterson Drake Florida Atlantic University The purpose of this document is to guide you through the process of estimating a market model for the

### ACS Version 10.6 - Check Layout Design

ACS Version 10.6 - Check Layout Design Table Of Contents 1. Check Designer... 1 About the Check Design Feature... 1 Selecting a Check Template... 2 Adding a Check Template... 2 Modify a Check Template...