Presentation on theme: "Graphing with SULTAN Scale Units Labels Title Axes Neatness."— Presentation transcript:
1 Graphing with SULTANScaleUnitsLabelsTitleAxesNeatness
2 SULTAN: ScaleScale means the amount of something. The numbers on the axis must go up in even amounts.What is the scale on this graph?5Each box represents 5 candies..
3 SULTAN: UnitsEach axis label must contain units, which is denomination of measurement, ex/min or cmWhat are the units on this graph?candy on the y axiscolor on the x axis
4 SULTAN: Label Label means the descriptive title on the axis. What are the labels on this graph?Where are they?
5 SULTAN: TitleThe graph’s title describes its meaning.I love m & m’s!
6 SULTAN: Axes The graph’s axes are reference lines. The measured, dependent variable, is on the vertical (y) axis.The measured, dependent variable, is on the vertical (y) axis.The independent variable (the one changed in each trial) is on the horizontal (x) axis.
7 SULTAN: NeatnessLastly – your graph must be neat, easy to read, and use the space well.