the yaxis is the dependent variable and the xaxis is the independent variable.
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If y is a function of x (Ex: y = 2x + 1) then x is the independent variable and y the dependent variable. This is the case most of the time. If x is a function of y (Ex: x = 2y 
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It doesn't. The xaxis is for the independent variable and
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I've tried CakePHP and CodeIgniter. I ended up preferring CodeIgniter, as it's less strict than CakePHP. I liked it a lot.
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