In A1:A10 enter some x-values (say 1,2,.....)

In B1 enter =2*A1+4

Copy this down to B10

Select A1:B10; click the chart wizard, and select an XY (NOT a Line) chart

best wishes

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>I want to graph the linear equation y = 2x + 4 in microsoft excel. How do I

> do this? On my TI-83 Plus I could easily do this. I also know I could

> create

> a data table and use the table of values to chart the line in excel. But I

> want just enter the equation in excel and have excel graph it. Thanks.