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Creating more effective graphs

Naomi B. Robbins

Creating more effective graphs

by Naomi B. Robbins

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Published by Wiley-Interscience in Hoboken, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Statistics -- Graphic methods.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 389-394) and index.

    StatementNaomi B. Robbins.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHA31 .R535 2005, HA31 .R535 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 402 p. :
    Number of Pages402
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18222151M
    ISBN 10047127402X
    LC Control Number2004049163

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Creating more effective graphs by Naomi B. Robbins Download PDF EPUB FB2

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If you are a graphic designer you already know too much about beauty and aesthetics. If you want to play with data it’s time to grow up and learn some real graphs. I mean it. Creating More Effective Graphs gives you the basic knowledge and techniques required to choose and create appropriate graphs for a broad range of applications.

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If your professional endeavors call for you to present data graphically, here’s a book that can help you do it more effectively.

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Preface. Introduction. What we mean by an Efficient Graph. General Comments. Captions. The Data we Plot. Limitations of Some Common Charts and Graphs. Pie Charts. Charts with 3-D Effect. Bar Charts: Stacked and Grouped.

Difference Between Curves. Bubbled Plot. Human Perception and Our Ability to Decode Graphs. Elementary Graphical. Goal: create more effective graphs. According to Naomi Robbins, effective graphs “improve understanding of data”. They do not confuse or mislead.

To paraphrase: Most of us use a computer to write but we would never characterize a Nobel prize winning. Naomi is the author of Creating More Effective Graphs, published by Chart House (first published by John Wiley & Sons). She has spoken on graphs to numerous universities, professional societies, corporations, and non-profits.

Naomi holds degrees from Bryn Mawr College, Cornell University, and a Ph.D. in mathematical statistics from Columbia University. Creating effective data visualizations requires learning a new language with new grammar rules.

The first difference between reading a page with text and reading a chart or graph is that with the first, you read in order: from left to right, from top to bottom, in Western culture. create effective graphs. They often lack ade- As the years pass, the firms tend to disclose more graphs.

The average number of graphs disclosed in annual reports is inis in. "Creating More Effective Graphs gives you the basic knowledge and techniques required to choose and create appropriate graphs for a broad range of applications.

Using real-world examples everyone can relate to, the author draws on her years of experience in graphical data analysis and presentation to highlight some of today's most effective.

Creating effective graphs and charts Article (PDF Available) in Industrial Management & Data Systems 97(3) May with 64 Reads How we measure 'reads'.

R is a powerful system for creating data visualizations. In fact, R gives you so many options for creating charts that it can be hard to know the best way to communicate effectively.

To help you present your data as effectively as possible using R, there's a new (and free) e-book available to download: Effective Graphs with Microsoft R n by the mother-daughter team of Naomi. I’m the author of Creating More Effective Graphs, published by Chart House in (reprinted from Wiley ).

In addition to my one and two day seminars on creating more effective graphs, I. Reviews some of the aspects of the creation of effective graphs.

Illustrates key principles of good chart design using a variety of examples. Acquaintance with these concepts should support managers in the creation of effective charts and graphs for use in documents and presentations. Creating More Effective Graphs: Key Points of Presentation Naomi B.

Robbins Introduction 1. For our purposes, one graph is considered more effective than another if its quantitative information can be decoded more quickly or more easily by most observers.

(6)1 Figure 1. Pie Chart. This pie chart has five wedges. Please order them in size order from. A few years ago I ordered a copy of the edition of Creating More Effective Graphs by Naomi Robbins. Somewhat shamefully I admit that the book got buried beneath a deluge of papers and other books and never received the attention it was due.

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This repository contains files to accompany Creating effective graphs with Microsoft R Open by Naomi B. Robbins and Joyce Robbins. To download all files, click "Download ZIP" To download single pdfs, click the file name and then "Raw". Graphs are a great way to show numeric information visually.

They aren't the best visual in every situation, but I find that more presenters could use graphs instead of copying tables from Excel on to a slide. In today's lesson I want to cover some best practices when using graphs in PowerPoint.

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