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Industrial Statistics with Minitab by Xavier Tort-Martorell Llabres, Lluis Marco Almagro, Pere Grima Cintas

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2.3 Changing the Appearance of Histograms

2.3.1 Changes in the Scale of the Horizontal Axis

Double-clicking over any scale value on the horizontal axis, a dialog box pops up. The default values are then changed as follows:

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2.3.2 Changes in the Vertical Axis

In this axis the only change with respect to default settings that we make consists in introducing four marks between Y-scale values (these marks are called minor ticks and their use aims to identify values over the scale without indicating the corresponding numbers). To do this:

Double-click over any vertical scale value to display the same dialog box mentioned above:

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Also go to the tab Show to indicate that the minor ticks must be shown.

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2.3.3 Appearance of the Bars

If, for example, we do not want bars with filling pattern, double-click over any of them. The following window is then displayed:

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2.3.4 Defining Intervals on which Bars are Located

Double click over any bar and click on the Binning tab.

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2.3.5 Appearance of ...

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