jmharris82
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Chart and Graph

Postby jmharris82 » Thu Jan 29, 2015 11:05 am

My daughter is doing the how salty water makes an egg float experiment. Her project requires a chart and a graph showing results. How would you create these using the results?

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Re: Chart and Graph

Postby k4gfwgerry » Thu Jan 29, 2015 5:05 pm

My suggestion would be:
Chart:
Column 1: amount of salt added to the water (assuming you added it slowly in small steps)
Column 2: The height of the egg measured from the bottom.

Graph:
X axis: The column 1 entries
Y axis: The corresponding column 2 entries

I hope that helps.
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Gerry Gruenbaum
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