D3 Scales
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Part of Course: Introductory D3 Course
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Takeaways:

  • Quantitative Scales are for continuous input domains, such as numbers
  • Ordinal Scales are for discrete input domains, such as names or categories
  • Time Scales are for time domains
  • D3 Time Scales are extension of Quantitative Scales that use JavaScript Data Objects
  • The most commonly used D3 Quantitative Scale is the D3 Linear Scale
  • The D3 Linear Scale is does a linear mapping from an input domain to an output range
  • The best way to think about the domain and range is that the left most point of the domain goes to the left most point of the range and the right most point of the domain goes to the right most point of the range

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