Do other Python GUI toolkits require this?

Tommy Grav tgrav at
Fri Apr 20 15:53:09 CEST 2007

On Apr 20, 2007, at 9:22 AM, Antoon Pardon wrote:

> Well if you want to do it that way, nobody can stop you, but people
> in the habit of processing numbers usually put the time on the X-axis
> like in time spend learning or exercising and put the other value
> on the Y-axis.
> That is because people prefer a curve going up and down while moving
> to the right instead of going left and right while moving up.

That depends all on what you are plotting. If you are after the  
amount of
work it was to go from uneducated to educated then a shallow slope is
preferable (with amount of work on the y axis, and degree of educated
on the x axis). Wether a shallow or steep slope is preferable is all  
on what one is actually measuring.


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