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OpenOffice Calc User Guide
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A simple scatter plot

To begin we will construct a a simple scatter plot:

  1. Select (highlight) the data to be graphed.

  2. Insert > Chart > Next.

  3. Select the XY chart > Next.

  4. Accept the symbols only selection > Next.

  5. Add a title: Weather Conditions.

  6. Check the box beside the x-axis label to accept the label Wind speed (km/hr).

  7. Check the box beside the y axes label and type in a title. Percent Cloud Cover.

  8. Uncheck the legend box (we do not need a legend for only one y-variable).

  9. Click Create.

This gives us the graph in Figure 57. This basic graph could use some improvements.


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