Choosing Which Method Is Best For Illustrating Data

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Choose which graph type is best to display different kinds of data.

Create common graphs such as line, bar, and pie graphs.

Create more advanced graphs such as box and whisker plots, as well as geovisualizations.

Clock1.5 hours
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

By the end of this project, learners will be able to choose a method for illustrating data. They will learn about different types of graphs and which type of graph is best suited to the type of information you want to share. Tableau is a great tool to use if you have plans to display data for making business decisions.

Skills you will develop

  • Business Analytics
  • Business Analysis
  • Data Analysis
  • Data Model
  • Business Intelligence

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Choose the best method

  2. Learn when to use bar graphs

  3. Learn when to use a pie chart

  4. Learn when to use a line graph

  5. Learn when to use special types of graphs

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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