How to Read Scientific Graphs & Charts


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Which type of chart compares data with relative percentages?

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1. Which type of chart illustrates relationships between concepts or steps in a process?

2. Which axis is the horizontal axis?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet will ask you questions on identifying different types of charts, parts of charts and variables displayed in them.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you will be required to identify:

  • Flow charts
  • Pie charts
  • The horizontal axis
  • Line graphs

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet combo can help you practice the following skills:

  • Making connections- use understanding of different charts to identify them given a description
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding the horizontal axis
  • Reading comprehension- ensure that you draw the most important information about variables from the related lesson on reading scientific charts and graphs

Additional Learning

For more information on this subject, please refer to the lesson entitled How to Read Scientific Charts & Graphs. In this lesson, you will:

  • Compare and contrast independent and dependent variables
  • Define the Scientific Method
  • Learn how to examine tables