# Curves

Learn how to make curves in PowerPoint using the curve shape, as well as other useful curves for example stats curves and bell curve for presentations. You can also learn advanced curve techniques including Bezier curves in PowerPoint 2010 and other curve tools for presentations and charts.

## How to make a Gaussian Curve in PowerPoint

Gaussian Curve (also known as the Gaussian Bell or Bell Curve) is a statistical curve very popular in probability theory. The normal (or Gaussian) distribution is a continuous probability distribution that has a bell-shaped probability density function, known as the Gaussian function or informally as the bell curve. You can learn more about the Gaussian function on Wikipedia …

## Drawing Bezier Curves in PowerPoint

Bezier courves can really help you to draw some interesting curves for your presentations and achieve great effects for your PowerPoint presentations. You can for example use Bezier curves in PowerPoint to draw a custom and smooth Gaussian curve or Bell curve to use your presentations, or you can make a simple curved PowerPoint template. …

## Bass Difussion Model in PowerPoint using Shapes

The Bass diffusion model was developed by Frank Bass and describes the process of how new products get adopted as an interaction between users and potential users. Suppose you are creating a visual presentation for a Lean Startup PowerPoint topic and want to present your user acquisition strategy, and describe how a product adopts users. …

## Using J-Curve in PowerPoint Presentations

In order to illustrate a turnaround, a J-Curve can be effectively used in every field of study. It actually refers to a diagram that first shows an initial decrease and then a fast increase in whatsoever is being evaluated. This term is also known as J-Curve Effect which may be used to elucidate the losses …

## Golf Ball Animation using Custom Path in PowerPoint 2010

Motion paths allow you to define custom paths in your animated PowerPoint presentations. We already covered PowerPoint motion paths in our previous article but today we want to see a real example on how we can use custom paths in PowerPoint to animate the path in a golf ball until reaching the hole. To make …