posted Mar 29, 2016, 12:48 AM by Heidi Hendry
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updated Mar 29, 2016, 12:50 AM
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Google Forms is revamped, and the New Google Forms has some cool new features. Well, "cool" if you are a maths geek like me. New Google Forms gives you a Responses page with some lovely graphs automatically generated.
I went hunting to see if someone else out there had documented what type of charts/graphs appear for each type of question. And I couldn't find anything, so here you are:

Form Question Type

Chart Type

When to Use

Chart

Drop-down list

Pie Chart

What proportion of all respondents gave a particular answer

Multiple Choice

Pie Chart

What proportion of all respondents gave a particular answer

Linear Scale

Column chart

How many of each answer is there?

Checkboxes

Bar Chart

How many of each answer is there?

Multiple Choice Grid

All Answers Column Chart

How many of each answer is there, and how do they compare to each other question (row)