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    Whenever there's a question involving graphs with curves I always seem to mess up. All the coordinates are correctly plotted, but I have trouble drawing a freehand curve through them.

    How does one correctly do that, any help will be appreciated
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    This one is quite a hard one to explain with physically showing you but here goes. I would place your pencil on the first point and move the paper in the curve shape but keep your pencil still. Make sure that the line is one long one without feathering. Fethering is where you kepp going over the line so it looks like there is lots of little lines coming off.If on a science one i would make sure the line only goes between the known points as you have no data to show that the trend continues. Hope this helps, Tom @THS
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    (Original post by TheValidStudent)
    Whenever there's a question involving graphs with curves I always seem to mess up. All the coordinates are correctly plotted, but I have trouble drawing a freehand curve through them.

    How does one correctly do that, any help will be appreciated
    Having watched hundreds of students try this is I would say the most common problem is going too fast.

    If you are already taking your time then as last resort you could buy one of these: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Helix-frenc...ench+curve+set

    I've never used one myself so I'm not sure how helpful they are.
 
 
 
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