# Can you put a graph in an APA paper?

## Can you put a graph in an APA paper?

APA does not specify an alignment. However, graphs should be near the text in which they are referenced. All graphs must be referenced in text as Figure. Tables should be at least 2 columns and 2 rows.

## What is a good title for a graph?

Titling the Graph The proper form for a graph title is “y-axis variable vs. x-axis variable.” For example, if you were comparing the the amount of fertilizer to how much a plant grew, the amount of fertilizer would be the independent, or x-axis variable and the growth would be the dependent, or y-axis variable.

## How do you label a bar graph?

Required bar graph titles include the name of the graph, the title of the vertical axes, and the title of the horizontal axes. It is important to title bar graphs carefully so the information makes sense and the graph is easy to read and understand. Name the bar graph.

## Which type of graph should I use?

How to Choose Which Type of Graph to Use?When to Use . . .. . . a Line graph. Line graphs are used to track changes over short and long periods of time. When smaller changes exist, line graphs are better to use than bar graphs. . . . a Pie Chart. . . . a Bar Graph. . . . an Area Graph. . . . an X-Y Plot.

Pie charts

## What are different types of graph?

There are several different types of charts and graphs. The four most common are probably line graphs, bar graphs and histograms, pie charts, and Cartesian graphs. They are generally used for, and are best for, quite different things.

## What are the 3 main types of graphs?

Three types of graphs are used in this course: line graphs, pie graphs, and bar graphs. Each is discussed below.

## What is the difference between a histogram and a bar graph?

The Histogram refers to a graphical representation that shows data by way of bars to display the frequency of numerical data whereas the Bar graph is a graphical representation of data that uses bars to compare different categories of data.