Using Line Graphs

The following three pages outline the steps for creating three very popular types of charts/graphs using Microsoft Excel.

Line Graph

  • Enter data into columns (make sure not to leave spaces between columns)
  • Highlight the cells with the data to be included in the line graph
  • Click insert on the ribbon banner—choose the line graph option from the chart menu
  • Format the line graph according to how you want the graph to appear


This line graph was used in the first example on graphics.

line graph


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