Microsoft Office Tutorials and References

In Depth Information

Figure 17-28:
Charts with various trendline options.

Earlier in this chapter, I describe how to calculate the slope and
y
-intercept for the linear equation that describes

a linear trendline. Nonlinear trendlines also have equations, and they are a bit more complex.

This book's website contains a workbook with nonlinear trendline examples. The file is

named nonlinear trendlines.xlsx.