To learn about the early attempts at data visualization, read Seeing and Understanding Data (PDF).  Download Seeing and Understanding Data (PDF). This document, co-authored by ERAU professor, Dr. Beverly Wood, is part of a set of Primary Source Projects generated out of a National Science Foundation-funded curriculum project. The idea is to use original documents as an innovative way to discuss ways to display data that isn’t the typical fare in textbooks. Complete the following for this discussion.

  • Read sections 1-4.
  • Select either one task that contains multiple parts -or- select at least two tasks.
  • Complete your selected task or tasks by sharing your answers as your initial post.

Your initial post should be two to three paragraphs in length. Use current APA formatting to cite your sources.