Building Graphs and Charts



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A chart is a graphical representation of information and/or data  Charts and graphs allow one to visually represent data in order to make information more digestible and visually appealing to a viewer.  A chart can represent tabular numeric data, functions or some kind of qualitative structure in a visual manner.

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Graphs and charts are used to make information easier to visualize. Humans are great at seeing patterns, but they struggle with raw numbers. Graphs and charts can show trends and cycles.

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