Lecture 3 Graphic Excellence

Lecture 3 Graphic Excellence - Graphical Excellence and...

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Graphical Excellence and Graphical Excellence and Deception Deception Graphical Excellence possesses the Graphical Excellence possesses the following characteristics: following characteristics: 1. The graph presents large data sets concisely and coherently 2. The ideas and concepts the statistics practitioner wants to deliver are clearly understood by viewer (an excellent chart can replace a thousand words and still be clearly comprehended by its readers)
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Graphical Excellence Graphical Excellence 3. The graph encourages the viewer to compare two or more variables. ( Graphs are often best to depict relationships between two or more variables or explain how and why observed results occurred) 4. The display includes the viewer to address the substance of the data and not the form of the graph. (If the form replaces the substance, the chart is not performing its function)
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Graphical Excellence Graphical Excellence 5. There is no distortion of what the data reveal. (You cannot make statistical
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