# Types of Graphing Skills

This is all the types of Graphing skills you need to know

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• Types of Graphs
• Bar Type Graph
• Bar chart
• Histograms
• Pyramid graphs
• Located Bar charts
• Compound Bars
• Line-type graph
• Line Graphs
• They are used to show continuous data
• Flow Lines
• They are used to display some kind of movement such as pedestrian or traffic flows overtime.
• Isolines
• They are lines which join places of equal height
• Rose/Ray diagrams
• They are used to show direction of movement
• Triangular graphs
• They show three variables on one graph
• Compound Lines
• They are used to show continuous data for a number of variables
• Other graphs, diagrams and maps
• Pie Diagrams
• They can be used to show variations in the composition of a geographical of counting types of transporation
• Scatter graphs
• They are used for two sets of number data one fixed variable and the other a changeable variable.
• Proportional symbols such as pie diagrams
• Pictograms
• It is used for presenting data in a simple way by using pictures or symbols.
• Topological diagrams
• They are used for finding the position of the place stays the same  but the distance and direction is different.
• Choropleth maps
• They are used to show a large amount of data over an area.
• Dispersion Graph
• They are used for showing the range of data