**> Bar Graphs (column graphs) Vertical and Horizontal <**

**Bar Graphs Vertical and Horizontal**

Bar graphs or column graphs use bars of different

lengths to compare data.

**Parts of a Bar Graph**

Graph Title--provides an overview of the type of information given in

the bar graph.

Scale of the graph --the numbers on the side or on the bottom.

Bars--The bars are rectangular blocks that can have their base at

either vertical axis or horizontal axis

Axis --Each graph has two axes.

**Example: Vertical bar graph.**

**Example: Horizontal bar graph.**