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Topic: Looking for graphing utility to use with WORD
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Re: Looking for graphing utility to use with WORD
Posted: Jan 24, 2005 2:17 AM
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Thanks Aaron.

That worked perfectly also.
I haven't used Excel in that way and it worked great.


"Aaron E." <> wrote in message
> "MB_" <> wrote in message

>>I teach math and really like Math Type in conjunction with WORD to create
>> tests.
>> But, I would also like to create a graph and incorporate it into my
>> test.doc
>> (I can do straight lines via Geometers Sketchpad, but I'm not sure how to
>> use that program to do other graphs).
>> I have a "powertoy graphing calculator" program that works well but I
>> cannot
>> copy that screen.
>> SO, bottom line: does anyone know of a program (there must be plenty out
>> there) that will draw graphs, is easy to use, and most important I need
>> to
>> be able to copy the graph into my .doc.?
>> Mel

> You could make a spreadsheet in Excel. Put values for x in one column. In
> the other column, enter a formula to calculate the y-values based on the
> x-values. Then make a chart. Use the XY (Scatter) type. You should be able
> to copy that into your Word document.
> Aaron

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