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Contents Tool Factory Database V3 Create a Graph/Chart
Grade: K-12
Required products: Tool Factory Database V3
Instructions
Graphs and charts are excellent ways to create innovative projects and to keep your students engaged in your lesson.

Step 1 - Click the Worksheet View button on the Database toolbar. A blank Tool Factory Database page will open along with the Chart window.

Step 2 - Click on the page where you want the top left hand corner of the chart to go.

Step 3 - Click on the drop down menu arrow to display the list of fields. Select which field you would like to use.

Step 4 - Select a Chart type. You can select either Bar, Pie, Bar Line, Block, or Pictogram.

Step 5 - Click OK and the chart will appear on the page.

Step 6 - Repeat the above steps as desired to create other charts for other data fields.

Remember, you need a completed data file to create a chart. You can't create a chart without data!
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