The scatterplot is a plot with many data points. It is one of the many plots seaborn can create. Seaborn is a Python module for statistical data visualization.

Seaborn can create this plot with the scatterplot() method. The data points are passed with the parameter data. The parameters x and y are the labels of the plot.

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## Scatterplot

### scatterplot basic

The scatterplot basic plot uses the tips dataset. This is a dataset about tips received based on the total bill. You can use any dataset you want for a scatterplot, this just serves as basic example.

1 | import numpy as np |

### scatterplot

The scatterplot plot can also contain a line. To do that, use an lmplot instead. This nicely shows the relation between the datapoints.

1 | import numpy as np |

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