Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Axes to Grind
Figure 5–65. Major and minor scales: Turning on the minor unit gridlines
Note : the Gridlines command here is not to be confused with the Gridlines command on the Page (
Layout tab, coming in Chapter 9).
And just by way of brief introduction, take note of the Analysis button group. Clicking these options
will, among other things, let you supplement a chart with a trendline drawn atop the chart data, which
tries to portray the trajectory of the data you’re charting (Figure 5-66):
Figure 5–66. Follow the trend: The DJ data accompanied by a trendline
The Analysis group also lets you depict the likely degree of error in a series of values drawn from a
sample, and the like.