A Skills Approach: Excel 2016 Chapter 7: Exploring Advanced Charts and Graphics 1 | Page Challenge Yourself 7.4 Last Updated 3/2/18 Challenge Yourself 7.4 In this project, you will analyze housing trends using charting tools. Skills needed to complete this project: • Changing the Sparkline Type • Adding Markers to Sparklines • Applying Quick Styles and Other Formatting to Sparklines • Formatting Other Chart Elements • Emphasizing a Data Point in a Pie Chart • Formatting a Data Point or a Data Series • Inserting a Shape • Applying Quick Styles and Other Formatting to Shapes • Adding and Removing Trendlines • Changing Trendline Options • Inserting a Picture • Applying Quick Styles and Other Formatting to Pictures • Resizing and Moving Pictures • Adding a Picture to a Header This image appears when a project instruction has changed to accommodate an update to Microsoft Office 365. If the instruction does not match your version of Office, try using the alternate instruction instead. Important: Download the resource file(s) needed for this project from the Resources link. Make sure to extract the file(s) after downloading the resources zipped folder. Visit the SIMnet instant help for step-bystep instructions. 1. Open the start file EX2016-ChallengeYourself-7-4. The file will be renamed automatically to include your name. Change the project file name if directed to do so by your instructor, and save it 2. If the workbook opens in Protected View, click the Enable Editing button in the Message Bar at the top of the workbook so you can modify the workbook. 3. On the Summary by Type worksheet, modify the Sparklines. a. Change the Sparklines to columns. b. Apply the Quick Style Green, Sparkline Style Accent 6 (no dark or light) (the first style at the right in the third row of the gallery). 4. Add a marker to the Sparklines. a. Add a marker for the high point. b. Change the high point marker color to Blue (the third color from the right in the row of standard colors). Step 1 Download start fileA Skills Approach: Excel 2016 Chapter 7: Exploring Advanced Charts and Graphics 2 | Page Challenge Yourself 7.4 Last Updated 3/2/18 5. In the pie chart, change the colors for the individual data labels to match their respective data points and then apply a bevel shape effect to all the data labels. Selecting a single data label is similar to selecting a single data point. a. Apply the Blue, Accent 1, Lighter 80% fill color (the fifth color from the left in the second row of theme colors) to the data label for the Modern data point. b. Apply the Orange, Accent 2, Lighter 80% fill color (the fifth color from the right in the second row of theme colors) to the data label for the Condo data point. c. Apply the White, Background 1, Darker 5% fill color (the first color at the left in the second row of theme colors) to the data label for the Ranch data point. d. Apply the Gold, Accent 4, Lighter 80% fill color (the third color from the right in the second row of theme colors) to the data label for the Mediterranean data point. e. Select all the data labels and apply the Round or Circle bevel shape effect (the first effect in the Bevel section). 6. Emphasize the Ranch data point. a. Rotate the pie chart 240° until the Ranch data point is at the right side. b. Explode the Ranch data point away from the pie by 35%. c. Apply the Round or Circle bevel shape effect (the first effect in the Bevel section) to the Ranch data point. Hint: Do not use the Format Data Point task pane to apply the shape effect. Use the option off the Ribbon instead. 7. In the column chart, change the color of each data point to match the corresponding color in the pie chart. You do not need to change the color of the Modern data point. a. In the column chart, apply the Orange, Accent 2 fill color (the fifth color from the right in the top row of theme colors) to the Condo data point. b. In the column chart, apply the White, Background 1, Darker 35% fill color (the first color at the left in the fifth row of theme colors) to the Ranch data point. c. In the column chart, apply the Gold, Accent 4 fill color (the third color from the right in the first row of theme colors) to the Mediterranean data point. 8. Add a callout to the column chart to emphasize the Ranch data point. a. Add a Callout: Line shape (the fifth option in the Callouts section of the Gallery) to the chart. b. Add the text: 32% of total c. Resize and position the callout so it is pointing to the Ranch column as shown in Figure EX 7.66.A Skills Approach: Excel 2016 Chapter 7: Exploring Advanced Charts and Graphics 3 | Page Challenge Yourself 7.4 Last Updated 3/2/18 FIGURE EX 7.66 d. Change the shape style Subtle Effect – Gray, Accent 3 (the fourth style from the left in the fourth row of theme styles). 9. Apply the Fill: Blue, Accent color 1; Shadow WordArt style (the second WordArt style) to the column chart title. Apply the Fill – Blue, Accent 1, Shadow WordArt style (the second WordArt style) to the column chart title. 10. Apply the Dash dashes line option (the fourth option in the list) to the column chart gridlines. 11. Add a trendline to the 1 and 2 Bedroom Condo Sales chart on the Condo Sales worksheet. a. Switch to the Condo Sales worksheet. b. Add a trendline. c. Change the trendline type to a two period moving average trendline. 12. Add the SOLD picture from your local drive, network, or external media storage device, and then apply a style, resize and move the picture. a. Insert the SOLD picture downloaded from the Resources link. b. Apply the Metal Frame picture Quick Style (the third style from the left in the top row of the style gallery) to the picture. c. Resize the picture so it is 1.5 inches wide. Do not change the aspect ratio of the picture. d. Reposition the picture so it is located near the bottom right corner of the chart as shown in Figure EX 7.67. 13. Add a picture from your local drive, network, or external media storage device to the worksheet header. a. Add the RealtyLogo picture (downloaded from the Resources link) to the left section of the worksheet header. Hint: Because this worksheet is a chart sheet, you cannot switch to Page Layout view. You will need to use the Page Setup dialog instead. If you need help with this method, refer to the another method box in the Adding a Picture to a Header skill. Download Resources Download ResourcesA Skills Approach: Excel 2016 Chapter 7: Exploring Advanced Charts and Graphics 4 | Page Challenge Yourself 7.4 Last Updated 3/2/18 b. Preview how the worksheet will look when printed to verify that you inserted the correct picture into the header. It should look similar to Figure EX 7.67. FIGURE EX 7.67 14. Save and close the workbook. 15. Upload and save your project file 16. Submit project for grading. Step 2 Upload & Save Step 3 Grade my Projec
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