Graphic method

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the method of scientific analysis or investigation, in which the relations or laws involved in tabular numbers are represented to the eye by means of curves or other figures; as the daily changes of weather by means of curves, the abscissas of which represent the hours of the day, and the ordinates the corresponding degrees of temperature.

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These three comfort calculation approaches are: a graphic method for simple situations; an analytical method for more general cases; and a method that uses elevated air speed to provide comfort as three comfort calculation methods.
Specification For Abrasive Cutting Machine:-1 Name Of The Machine-As In Description Of The Material 2 Purpose Of The Machine:-For The Metallographic Sectioning Of Idn Samples To Analyse Their Chemical Composition By Spectro Graphic Method 3 Leading Parameters:-As Per Annexure-I 4 List Of Jobs To Be Processed In The Machine During Commissioning Trials:-Rolling Stock Components Made Of Plain And Alloy Steels Viz:1.
The graphic method of the test of goodness-of-fit is too subjective, whereas each of the tests in calculation method can only test the goodness-of-fit in one certain aspect.
VB graphic method refers to precede drawing action on forms, picture box, etc.
The scree test is a heuristic graphic method that consists of: a) plotting the eigenvalues (y-axis) against the components (x-axis), and b) inspecting the shape of the resulting curve in order to detect the point at which the curve changes drastically (and the "scree on the hill slope" begins).
Covering the range of acoustic phenomena, from the physical "laws of vibratory motion" and their relation to "processes that take place within the ear itself" to the psychological effects of sound, Helmholtz's acoustics not only advanced according to thoroughly materialist principles, in which the anatomy of the ear played a central role in defining complex sound qualities; further, it established the foundations for a radical transformation in the ways aesthetic phenomena were understood and measured, as well as how these measurements could be represented according to the graphic method.
To verify the existence, direction and shape of the connection between the two characteristics we use one of the simplest (elementary) methods of quality analysis, for example the graphic method.
4 years, concluding that the graphic method by Schour and Massler was considerably more exact than the methods based on the mineralization of the stages of teeth formation, in addition to being easily applied and interpreted15.
The method most frequently used was the graphic method, and many students preferred the method they had studied first.
Logo analysis may become another useful graphic method of visualizing and presenting spoligotyping clusters from these databases.
Sometimes the metric reductions hint at the sort of insights that Schenker's graphic method of analysis later would convey more systematically.
In order to apply this graphic method to the union of three periodicities we shall have to resort to a parallelepided.