TABLES and FIGURES. BIOL 4001. TABLES AND FIGURES. Results of scientific studies in both primary and secondary literature are summarized for presentation in appropriate Tables and Figures which should clearly show key findings. Graph or Table?.
Germination rates were significantly higher after 24 hr water soak than in the control (Fig. 1) .
DNA sequence homologies for the purple gene from the four congeners (Table 1) show a strong similarity, differing at most by 4 base pairs.
Tables are read from the top down.Lines of demarcation (rules) run horizontally but never vertically.
Footnotes are used to clarify points in the table, and go below the body of the table.
Figures include graphs, diagrams, photos, drawings, schematics, maps, etc. The term "Figure" is the correct name for all of these different pictorial presentations.
Plots of a series of related values that depict a change in Y as a function of X.
Shows trends and changes over time