Interactive concept map





Simple example of an interactive visual spreadsheet created with LinkNotions online software:

The difference between household revenues and expenses is monthly savings (C9). If the household accumulates savings at an interest rate (C4) for a certain number of months (C3), the total amount saved is shown in box C5.

  • Click on A3 (Salary) in the above interactive diagram.
  • Change the figure by entering the new value in the “Main Expression” field of the “Calculations” window (below the diagram).
  • Click Save & Calculate“.
  • The software will recalculate all the values of notions influenced (Total revenues, Monthly savings, …).

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How to calculate with LinkNotions

When to use LinkNotions visual spreadsheet

So you can use LinkNotions in two ways:

1) With Calculation

Put the focus on calculating

You can calculate the value of a notion using values from one or more other notions.

2) Without Calculation

Put the focus on influences between notions

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Examples of using the visual spreadsheet


Percentage calculations


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