18. Charts and Tables
In This Chapter
A chart or graph can make complex numerical information easier to interpret by expressing it visually. To create or edit a chart, PowerPoint and Word 2011 use Excel. When creating a new chart or editing an existing one, you temporarily leave PowerPoint and work in Excel. Note the following:
• Information in this chapter concerning the process of creating charts in PowerPoint is also applicable to creating them in Word.
• If you’ve already created and formatted a chart in Excel, you don’t need to follow the instructions in this chapter. See ...