Table (information)

Table (information)

A table is a means of arranging data in rows and columns.

Location Production (tons) % of goal
North 40 87 102%
South 40 93 110%

The use of tables is pervasive throughout all communication, research and data analysis. Tables appear in print media, handwritten notes, computer software, architectural ornamentation, traffic signs and many other places. The precise conventions and terminology for describing tables varies depending on the context. Further, tables differ significantly in variety, structure, flexibility, notation, representation and use. In books and technical articles, tables are typically presented apart from the main text in numbered and captioned floating blocks.

Read more about Table (information):  Basic Description, Generic Representation, Specific Uses, Historical Relationship To Furniture

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Table (information) - Historical Relationship To Furniture
... In medieval counting houses, the tableswere covered with a piece of checkered cloth, to count money ... Thus the checkerboard tablesof stacks of coins are a concrete realization of this information ...

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