Before you begin to create charts , you need to be familiar with the chart elements shown in Figure 47.11. Take a few moments to look over the elements of a chart. Figure 47.11 shows a basic column chart with various elements identified.
Figure 47.11. Master the chart elements so you can better understand Excel charting.
Table 47.2 lists the chart terms and provides an explanation of each chart element that you need to keep in mind when you're working with charts.
Table 47.2. Excel's Chart Elements