Canada and 
Its Trading Partners
Making Double Bar and Pie Graphs

Instructions for making double bar and pie graphs with AppleWorks (ClarisWorks).

1. Open a new AppleWorks word processing document.

2. From the Format menu, select Document.  Change all margins to .5 in.

3. From the File menu, select Print Setup and click in the circle beside Landscape.

4. From the Window menu, select Show Tools.

5. Click on the Spreadsheet tool .

6. Move the mouse to the document and draw the outline for the spreadsheet (data table).  Your table needs 3 columns and 6 rows.  (You can resize the spreadsheet by clicking and dragging the handles after you have created it.)

7. To enter information into the cells, click on the cell, type the information and then press the Enter key.

8. Set up your table as follows and then enter the data.

To make the double bar graph;

9. Highlight all of the cells (click and drag from A1 to C6).

10. From the Options menu, select Make Chart.

11. Click on Bar, then click on the checkmark beside Color.

12. Click OK.

13. Drag the graph to the edge of the page and then click and drag the handles to resize the graph so it fills the available space.




To make room for another graph, a new page needs to be created.  Click anywhere on the blank part of the page and then from the Format menu, select Insert Page Break.

To make the pie graph;

14. Highlight cells A1 to B6 (just the Exports data)

15. From the Options menu, select Make Chart.

16. Click on Pie, then click on the checkmark beside Color.

17. Click on Series, then click in the box beside Label Data.

18. Click in the circle beside    % in legend.

19. Click OK.

20. Drag the graph down to the new page.

21. Print and/or save your work according to your teacher's instructions.