Questions on creating visualizations from functions or data using high-level constructors such as Plot, ListPlot, Histogram, etc.

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Piecewise and Opacity

I have the following Plot : ...
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Problem About TimelinePlot

I have some data from wikipedia. ...
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Insert points in a ContourPlot

This is my code ...
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RegionPlot3D Empty

I am attempting to cut out holes in a sphere, circumscribed around a regular tetrahedron. To do so I define some points (p1 through p4 are the vertices of a tetrahedron) ...
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Why does the degree symbol disrupt this FrameLabel?

This plot Plot[x, {x, 0, 1}, FrameLabel -> {"x", "temperature / \[Degree]C"}] displays beautifully, but exporting to PDF ...
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Avoiding overlap in rendering of GraphPlot

I'm trying to visualize some 'graphs' (i.e. the mathematical objects with nodes and edges) using GraphPlot[]. I am defining the nodes using objects such as ...
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How can I plot the following set?

I have a question: How can I plot the following set $$G:=\{(x,y,z)\in\mathbb{R}^3|x^2+y^2\in[0,4],z\in[0,3]\}?$$ Thank you for your help!
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How can I stop PlotRangePadding from cutting off points in a ListPlot?

When I perform a 2D plot and want to highlight specific spots in the plane, ListPlot seems like a good idea. However once I want to get rid of the padding, my points are getting cut off. This is ...
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Mathematica 10.0: how to manipulate a plot where a line comes from a system of equations without an explicit solution?

My goal: I am using Mathematica 10.0 to draw several graphs according to different values of a number of key parameters. The graph is made of two functions. Challenge: One of the functions is a ...
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Transposing X and Y on a plot [duplicate]

This question has appeared in many forms online, but none directly apply to my problem. I have a quite complicated, albeit bijective function of the form ...
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Can A Plot Be Overlayed With A Map?

Some brief, only slightly important background. I am doing a research project using the data from NASA's GRACE mission. I wrote a short Perl script to take two data files and find the change in ...
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GridLines in TimelinePlot do not export to EPS

The below TimelinePlot produces the proper figure within a Mathematica session, but when that figure is exported as an .eps figure (to be used in a $\LaTeX$ ...
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Shocks in a dynamic continuous time system

I have the following continuous time system ...
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Plotting direction fields along with trajectories

I am reading "Dynamics and Bifurcations" by Hale and Kocac, and in chapter one the following diagram is shown: Question is, how can I achieve the same plot using Mathematica? I've tried ...
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Synchrotron Radiation and ListDensityPlot

I'm trying to reproduce this plots: For this task i'm following this blog entry: Synchrotron radiation As you can see there, the task is to make a DensityPlot of a vector field essentially. This ...
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plot filling using blend and y value

I want to plot say Sin(x) with colorfilling. but I want the colour to be a gradient between white and red. When Abs[sin(x)] is maximum I want white, when its minimum I want the filling to be red. In ...
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DateListPlot not showing any ticks

With a vector dates (in DateList format), and a vector data that has the same length as ...
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Plotting NIntegrate

Plot[E^(-0.5 x) NIntegrate[Cos[t] E^(Cos[t] + 0.5 t), {t, 0, x}], {x, 0, 40}] Mathematica evaluates this integral for each point, which takes a long time. It is ...
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All contours aren't shown in ListContourPlot

I want to plot the contours of a data set which when plotting in 3D looks like this: When I plot the contours as ...
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Switching to CloudObject`Private`

I shut Mathematica done, then restart it. The image shows all that I do. I have done nothing else. Can anyone explain what is happening to me? The complete code is: ...
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scatter plot from two lists with barlegend

Lets say I have two lists listx = {}; Do[x = RandomReal[{0, 1}]; AppendTo[listx, x], {1000}]; listy = {}; Do[y = RandomReal[{0, 10}]; AppendTo[listy, y], {1000}]; ...
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How to change the direction of increasing x in a plot [duplicate]

Consider the data set data = Table[{10^-k, 10^(-2 k)}, {k, 5}] and the plot: ListLogLogPlot[data] My goal is to reverse ...
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Variable ViewPoint coordinates

Can I use the option ViewPoint on Graphics3D[], with its setting a variable function? For example: ...
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Does DynamicModule cure Problem with Manipulate?

Hopefully, this is a final cure for the Problem with Manipulate introduced on A problem with Manipulate and then continued on Continuation of a Problem with Manipulate. Michael E2 suggested on the ...
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Plotting a Forced Vibration Differential Equation [on hold]

I'm attempting to plot a differential equation solution but mathematica is giving me trouble. The plot is showing up blank. Here is what I have. ...
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How can I monitor the progress of a Plot?

The answer in How to monitor the progress of a plot is not useful in my case. I am using ...
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Plotting ListLinePlots together creating a 3D view

I have a *.xlsx file containing four columns, each pair representing an x and y value, so ...
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Plotting function $f(t)=\sum _{N=1}^{\infty } \frac{e^{-N^2 t}}{N^2}$ [on hold]

A function is defined as: $$f(t)=\sum _{N=1}^{\infty } \frac{e^{-N^2 t}}{N^2}$$ I wanted to plot its graph (it should be a nice contiguous function for $t\ge 0$) I hoped that Mathematica will find ...
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Axis alignment identical to matlab plots

Mathematica uses in my opinion a weird concept of camera alignment. I would like to align the axes in Mathematica in the same way how Matlab does. For example, in the following picture you see a ...
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How can I customize the tooltips on a ContourPlot?

I have a contour plot and I would like to have finer control over the tooltips that are displayed. For the sake of argument, suppose that I have the following plot, ...
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How can I make Plot show the plot while it's computing it?

Normally, Plot acts like a black box and only gives you the requested plot once it has finished computing it. However it can be useful, other than interesting, to ...
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Graphing a function with specified input domains

My goal is to plot the function $f(x)=x^2-2$ where $x$ is a positive rational. It seems Mathematica assumes one always wants to plot a function for real inputs (and correspondent restrictions on the ...
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Taylor series/expansion [on hold]

I want to make a second-order Taylor series expansion around point (x,y) = (1, Pi) of the function f(x,y)=x^2*Sin(xy/2) Plot inclusive
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A problem with Manipulate

I have: ...
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How to find max difference with the same x between two functions?

For example, I have function TF[y_] = 2 / Pi * ArcSin[y] And I have CDF: ...
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Manipulate - 3 sliders for a list of 3 elements [on hold]

I'm trying to create a slider for a list of 3 elements. I know that I can create a 2D slider for a list of 2 elements and it's impossible to create a 3D slider for a list of 3 elements. So, I just ...
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How to hide and show graphics within Show[] function (in Manipulate wrapper)

There is a well documented way to "Dynamically Hide and Show Plots" (link). In the example 'Opacity' option is effectively used. Is there an efficient way to make the same functionality with "Show"? I ...
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GraphicsRow - vertical axis ratio [closed]

I have following code: ...
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Forcing a locator button to remain on the surface of a sphere

This question may or may not be possible and might be a hard one to answer. Suppose that I have a sphere centered at the point (1,2,-1) with radius 3. Is it possible to place a locator button on the ...
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Changing from Dashed to Solid

I have: Graphics[{ Blue, Thick, Arrow[{{0, 0}, f1}], Arrow[{{0, 0}, f2}], Red, Arrow[{{0, 0}, f1 + f2}], Dashed, Blue, Line[{{-9, 0}, {12, 0}}] }] ...
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Why doesn't Plot draw function within prescribed range?

I have a function: TheoreticalFunction[x_] = 2 / Pi * ArcSin[x] And trying to plot its derivative: ...
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Issue with combining plots using Show [closed]

I need to combine two plots, but I can't seem to find a proper way! I tried Show, but I just get an error Show::gcomb: Could not combine the graphics objects. ...
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How can I plot the complex formula as follow? [closed]

I try for this ... I want to see the result like this ...
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Rotate a region about z-azis [duplicate]

I learned how to do this: ...
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Mathematica's ViewPoint versus MATLAB's View command

Here is a bit of code borrowed from Parametrize a circle as a tube?. ...