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x-axis
i. The longitudinal axis of an aircraft around which the aircraft rolls and banks. Also called a rolling axis.
ii. The horizontal axis in a system of rectangular coordinates. The line on which distances to the right or the left (east or west) of the reference line are marked, especially on a map, chart, or graph.
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In this case, students selected a histogram with the same shape to represent the same mean rather than using the position of the center of the distribution on the x-axis to identify similar means.
Label the x-axis with your independent variable (Year) with the values of the independent variable (2002, 2003, and 2004).
It's a step backwards along the x-axis, though some people may take misguided comfort in the positive movement along the y-axis.
Put in your labels for the X-axis and Y-axis lines.
The interpretation of m as the scale of the x-axis was unexpected, particularly because the nature of a linear function is not dependent upon the value chosen for the scale of either axis.
The bubble graph compares sets of three values: one value is represented by the bubble's location on the x-axis, one by its location on the y-axis and the third by the size of the bubble--proportional to its value.
X-Axis Dovetail Slide Feed Screw (XFES) Examples of use: Adjust work support plates and guide work pieces for precise machine drilling of molded products.
Pertinent data: The MU-1000H has X-axis table travel of 1,550 mm, Y-axis spindle travel of 1,600 mm, and Z-axis column travel of 1,600 mm.
The measuring arms feature linear guideways for the X-axis.
Kitako's new four-spindle CNC lathe, the HS4200i with high-speed automated gantry loader from SB Machine Tools, offers X-axis gantry-loading feed rates of 6,700 ipm.
Wemo's new 8-5 HS model boasts speeds up to 2 meters/sec on the X-axis, 4.
Hint: The "day" will go on the x-axis, and the water amount will go on the y-axis.