Connecting Coordinate Points

There are multiple ways to connect points in a line depending on the style and substance you're looking for. 

1.) Using a Table to Connect Coordinate Points

When creating a table in Desmos, points can be connected by clicking and long-holding the icon next to the dependent column header. Choose from two different styles. This is also a great way to graph shapes in the calculator.

 

2.) Using Linear Regression to Connect Points

Points that display a linear pattern can be connected with an extended line by running a linear regression on the table data.

 

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    Cobalt

    https://www.desmos.com/calculator/ylkzjlhra7

    This graph I created can help with using the distance( ) function on Desmos.

    Try it out, it may help.

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    mars1

    To actually make a line graph click the gear button or edit list and then click on the colored circles to pick. I'm not sure why, but the description above didn't work for me.

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    Treit6280

    This was not helpful at all and I still have no idea how to make a line graph, this is very upsetting because I need to complete this assignment for school and now I am going to fail because I am dumb and I thought your retarded ass website would help me succeed for once but it did not, I am now going to leave a horrible yelp review on Desmos and you should be concerned about that because that will damage your image. Please fix you dumb ass website so that I, Tyler can make my god damn line graph in peace. Please and Thank you. - Tyler 

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    Treit6280

    bruh

     

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    Treit6280

    yo like honestly help

     

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    Treit6280

    i hate tyler 

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    Treit6280

    but i am tyler so I hate myself 

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    Treit6280

    but casey hates tyler too

     

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    2067148

    que? WHY U HATE UR SELF???!

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    Arwenwer8757

    Have you tried looking at the settings of the table? It may not be in line mode.

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    Bella Moulton

    hold the button when selecting it not just clicking.

     

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    invisi.

    Treit6280

    Nah man, I don't think one negative review's gonna damage their image.

    This article isn't about making line graphs; it's about connecting coordinate points. If you want to make line graphs using functions, you may want to see this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cEIOdi2R4fE 

    "retarded ass website": I don't think it is. It's pretty damn good and pretty damn powerful if you know how to use it. Apparently, you don't, and instead of seeking help professionally, you've decided to be a jerk about it.

    It's like not knowing how to add two numbers on a calculator and then saying that the calculator is retarded because it can't help you with addition.

    Yeah, I get that this comment is a year old. Hopefully you've changed.

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