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Axes to Grind
Figure 5–59. The Vertical Axis—same values, different look. Note the axis label.
The numbers are trimmed, even though they continue to represent the data in thousands. That is,
the 120 on the axis stands for 120 thousand.
But clicking More Primary Vertical Axis Options… calls up a particularly important dialog box, and
we’ll review some of its options (Figure 5-60):
Figure 5–60. The Format Axis dialog box.
Suppose I wanted to line-chart the hypothetical closing values of the Dow Jones index for one week