# Why is Excel a useful tool for figures and statistical analysis?

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May 9, 2014

Here a a couple screencast videos you might want to watch.

This video discusses how to create a graph and add the line of best fit (trendline) and display the equation for linear regression analysis.

This video discusses how to use Excel to create figures and perform statistical analysis including calculating averages, standard deviations and adding error bars.