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How to calculate the area of a listplot [duplicate]

I need to calculate the area enclosed in a two-dimensional listplot and following an answer to a similar question I tried this way: ...
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Hue function for negative arguments

I want to use Hue function for different colours with the argument being a function, i.e., Hue[f[i,j]] Now, ...
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What options control PairedHistogram axes style?

What options control axes style in PairedHistogram? Here's the online doc. I'm trying to control axes color, thickness, and probably font size on the tick marks. but the options are confusing me: ...
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ListPlot, PlotMarker -> y value [duplicate]

at first sorry if this question is already answered. I would like to display y value as plot marker in listplot ...
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Mouse motion makes frame disappear in Overlay of long ListPlots

Using M9, OSX 10.8.4, most parts of the Frame in the following overlay disappear (also partially occluding some FrameTicks) ...
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Extract coordinates from a polygon [duplicate]

I need to extract the coordinates from a 2D polygon then calculate the maximum and minimum of the x and ...
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Drawing a series of circles with `MapThread` & `Graphics` [closed]

I'm attempted to use MapThread to draw a series of circles at coordinates correspond to some list, like so: ...
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Plotting a line segment from the degenerate case of an ellipse [duplicate]

An ellipse degenerates into a line segment when the defining constant distance from the two foci is the actual distance between the two foci. The ellipse closes into a line segment. The following ...
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Revolving the area between two functions about an axis

I'm trying to graph the revolution of the area between two functions about an axis, but I'm new to Mathematica, and not sure how to proceed. My area is defined by ...
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Numeric output formats

I want to print the expression $A[x] = 8020.6596 \times 1.055^x$ as is on a 2D graphic. I included the line ...
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How to adjust the correct ImageSize between two plots

Let's consider the following simple plot ...
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Combining an imported PDB file with a set of Graphics3D objects

Imagine we import a PDB file like so (using the example from ref/format/PDB in the help directory): ...
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How can I combine several 2D-plots to one big 3D plot?

So I've been able to make a list given by list = Table[{xValues, f[xValues, t (*fixed*)]}, {xValues, xmin, xmax}] For example: ...
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A problem on generating convex hull

For example, I typed the following: ...
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How do I save the last graphical output of Animate so as to make it the background for the next Animate?

I am making an instructional program in which a random number appears and moves across and down into the appropriate bin, landing on top of the existing stack. Then another number appears, repeating ...
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TextRecognize with crosses, circles and spaces results into oddities, why?

I am investigating this answer here about detecting crosses and circles with TextRecognize. I tried to solve this problem here by directly using the builtin command TextRecognize but it does not work ...
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Copy and pasted graphics are fuzzy

I have a function that creates a 2D line with filling to the axis. When I copy this graphic into word it is very fuzzy, so much so that the numbers and text are almost unreadable, not to mention the ...
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ContourPlot of a complicated function

I have the function $pot_1(x,y,z)$ which is given in analytical form. So, in order to plot the contours at the primary planes $(x,y)$, $(x,z)$ and $(y,z)$, I use the following ...
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Visualizing Dynamic Time Warping [duplicate]

I need combine 3 graphics into something like this Any ideas?
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Making single letters non-italic in Graphics/Text/Style objects

Suppose that I use Graphics, Text, and Style to type one letter in the subscript of a letter ...
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Read in bezier curve from svg file

I am trying to do some calculation of some svg file,After read in with Import["filename","XML"]and some easy operation, I can get the string of the bezier curve, ...
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Dynamically Update Inset within Graphics with RunScheduledTask

I followed the instructions given below to play with RunScheduledTask within DynamicModule. ScheduledTask with scoped ...
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Plot hangs Mathematica through NETLink

I have a C# function that calls Mathematica via Wolfram.NETLink. On our home computers all the test calls work perfectly, but on our AWS server (both a microinstance and a beefy c3.xlarge instance), ...
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Graphic Timelines in Mathematica in v9 (2014)

I noticed a previous question on this site: how to make graphic timelines in mathematica The question concerned the creation of "graphic timelines" of this form: ...
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How to plot an implicit equation with separate dispersion lines of Lamb waves

I'd like to plot (to try reproduce) dispersion curves of Lamb waves as in http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lamb_waves But I can't to separate each lines. I was reduce the dispersion equations as X=ωd/Vs, ...
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3d graphic for publication [duplicate]

Journals are very strict and some of them require special formats. They suggest the .tiff or .jpg format for graphics with many colors. I have problem how to export, for example, this figure consists ...
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Using Manipulate, how do you display the points on the curve and the tangent vector? [duplicate]

I'm new to Mathematica and my assignment is very vague... I'm hoping someone can explain to me a bit more of that this quesion means: Given the curve C, display the point on the curve and the ...
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How to plot image of a complex function with a given domain [duplicate]

I've been trying to figure out a way to either draw a curve in the domain of a complex function in one plane and then show the result in another plane (simultaneously?). Actually, just plotting ...
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Export Graphics using Move in Optica

I am modeling an eye and am using TurboPlot and DrawSystem. I would like to export the graph, but using the ...
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densityplot + world map overlay [duplicate]

I can make a world map, and I can make a density plot, but I can't seem to get them to overlay. Was trying to use Show to overlay: ...
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GraphicsGrid confusion

When I make a GraphicsGrid the numbers on the axes stay full size, which makes things very ugly. How do I make them smaller? In addition, when I select the ...
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I need to draw a direction field and x1 vs t graph for the ode

I have written the following codes and i am able to get to the trajectory but not able to draw the direction field and x1 or x2 vs time plots. ...
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Draw an arbitrary convex polyhedron [duplicate]

I want to draw a set of convex polyhedrons whose vertices are defined by spherical coordinates on the surface of a unit sphere. How can I accomplish this in Mathematica? It seems I cannot do it ...
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Plotting the set where $F(x,y)\leq0$ holds [closed]

I was using Wolfram Alpha to explore some set which is defined by an inequality. Somehow I was not able to reproduce the picture with mathematica. What is the best way of plotting a set defined as ...
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Logarithmic scale in BarChart3D

I want to display my data in a logarithmic way in a 3d diagram. I found BarChart3D, which seems to be nearly what i need. I tried: ...
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Positioning Labeled points in ListPlot gives unexpected results and errors

Original question can be seen in the edit history.... UPDATE: a simpler example - same "problem" ...
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Mathematica Version 9.0.1 EPS Format Improvements

Is it just me or has the ability to make high quality EPS graphics increased greatly in version 9.0.1 compared to 9.0.0? I've always found it difficult to get plots that I make in Mathematica to print ...
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Set maximum streamline length in VectorPlot for implicitly seeded streamlines

I have written a function that is meant to illustrate the solution of a DE: ...
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Camera Simulator

I am developping a perspective camera simulator. For the moment, I am considering only the projection of a quadrics form that gives us a conic. For testing my simulator, I use povray an image ...
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How do I plot cities on a Map? [duplicate]

Right now, I have the 20 cities with the most population in the world, given by the lines of code ...
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Use of JoinedCurve with list only [duplicate]

When I Import an EPS file, bezier curves are converted into something like this: ...
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Obtain the coordinates of a point by clicking on it [duplicate]

Is it possible to show the coordinates of a point in a plot by clicking on it ? For example you click on one point on the plot below and you get the point's coordinates.
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Make a Venn Diagram [duplicate]

How might I generate a Venn Diagram from the following data? {{1,2,3},{1,2},{1,3}} A valid form might look like the following. Eventually this might become a ...
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Plot basins of attraction using separatrices for particular pendulum

How can I plot the stable and unstable separatrices to make a graphic of the basins of attraction of this differential equation? ...
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How to add labels to a graph [duplicate]

This should be an easy question but since few examples are given for ShowLegend and I am a new user, I got stuck after many attempts. I plot three graphs which are ...
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Changing Plot layering [duplicate]

Using Plot, Mathematica layers the grid on top of any functions. Is it possible to change the layering so the function is on the top layer? This should show the layering clearly. ...
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How to put the Legend in the free space?

HI I have 5 plots in a Grafics and want to put the Legend in the free space and not to each plot. (as it is always the same legend.) HOw can I do that? Thanks. ...
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Is there a way to add arrows along a parametric curve inside a manipulate function? [duplicate]

I cannot find a good way to add arrows along a parametric curve that I used NDSolve to get. I have written everything inside ...
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Combining Graphics & ContourPlot using Show

I was recently experimenting in Mathematica and was combining graphics and a contour plot and discovered the order of elements in show matters. Why would the order matter here? ...