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Definition

The generation of visual displays of quantitative data. Can be of immense value in inspecting qualitative relationships between variables (e.g., scatter plots, Q-Q plots, histograms), overall model performance (power curves) etc.

Issues and Challenges

  • Visual display of information, even while powerful can hide or misrepresent information with the unintentional

or intentional abuse of the technique (use of wrong scales, misleading areas or volumes

  • Excessive focus on appearance versus substance

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