# Histogram Plots

In this lesson, histogram plots with matplotlib and seaborn are discussed.

## We'll cover the following

## Histogram

This visualization is used to display the distribution of numerical data as accurately as possible. This plot divides the data into a specified number of bins, thus separating the data into a range of values. Then, it sketches bars to show the number of data points that each bin contains.

### Using matplotlib

*Matplotlib* provides the `hist()`

function to plot a *histogram*. The following example implements a histogram of *two-hundred* random values.

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