Scales on graphs

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  1. Kailani
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    I think you could try to linearize data from either.
     
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    Another way would be keep linear scale and inset detail graph.
     
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    For sure.
     

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    Yes. Seeing to straight lines instead of curves, makes it easier to compare trends at a glance. The difference in the slope of the lines indicates which one is growing or decaying faster. The different scales also can be used to expand the areas of interest. That is, they take a larger part of the graph and can be studied in more detail.
     
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