# Tagged Questions

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

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### List Contour Plot neglect the lower number of events [on hold]

I have data in which the maximum number of events are concentrated in small region at the center of the figure and other lower number of events are extended to large distances from the center of the ...
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### Creating a Dynamic Time Index Slider for List Animate Plot

I am trying to create an animation using ListPlot, which has worked, but I want to be able to see how time is changing (i.e. its dynamic value) as the animation runs. Here is my normal List Plot ...
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### draw part of parabola using graphics

today I was doing my physics homework. one of the questions was draw velocity-time and position-time graphs from the acceleration-time graph. So for the first step I draw acceleration-time using ...
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### ParametricPlot3D shows an empty box

I'm trying to visualize numerical solution of 4 differential equations (these are the coordinates of a wave function in a quantum mechanical system): ...
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### How to change font size of axes labels without affecting everything else in a framed plot

I have a plot expression that looks something like this: ...
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### How to loop over a varible while plotting a function

Suppose three functions : k1[s_, d_,m_] := 3 s + 5 d + m k2[s_, d_] := 5 s - 7 d k3[s_, d_,m_] := s + d - m How to add the following code to plot conditional <...
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### Plotting a pairwise difference interval of more than two vectors

If I have a 6 vectors: ...
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### Manipulate Plot Sliders Not Working [duplicate]

I'm trying to use Manipulate on my function so that I can adjust parameters a, r, and ...
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### Pulsed NMR animation

I'm new here and have never interacted with the community so excuse me if this has been asked before or if I format incorrectly or anything like that. Anyway, I'm trying to make an animation for a ...
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### Problems with Subsuperscript and Subscript Combination

I have a 3D figure, not important what it is, and I have the following code for the Z axis of this figure: ...
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### ErrorListPlot ignores some exact data points

Possible bug? Or am I missing something / expecting too much? Forgive the seemingly obscure data points but they're where I've noticed a problem. ...
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### ListPolarPlot goes crazy when PolarAxes->True

Bug introduced in 9.0 and fixed in 9.0.1 I think I am experiencing the same/similar problems as this user. Mathematica Version: 9.0 for Mac OS X x86 (64-bit) (November 20, 2012) Computer: Mac OS ...
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### Selecting and plotting points belonging to a region from a random sample

I'm facing a problem with RandomReal when using ListPlot to plot some constrained points. I found that at every run of MA kernel ...
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### Why this code gives different output for differents runs

Edit Here is my code to plot many constrained variables in (x,y) plan : the variables are : ...
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### How can I make a Plot over a discrete set of domain points?

I want to plot the function $y=2^x$ at the $x$-values given by Table[Prime[n], {n,20}] How should I write the plot function? Like so? ...
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### plotting difference intervals of two vectors

IF $a=\{2,6,8,18,20,24,26\}$ and $b=\{0,5,3,10,15,21,25\}$. I want the interval of the pairwise differences, that is, [0,2], [5,6], etc showing by lines in plots. I don't know the command for it. I ...
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### plotting a two variable real valued function with domain given in vector format or discrete

I have a function $g(x,y)= -2x+5y$ and vector $a=\{0,2,6,8,18,20,24,26\}$. I want to plot a $g(1,a)$ but i don't know how to plot it? I use following commands: ...
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### How can I plot a function defined as a derivative of another function?

How can I plot a function defined as a derivative of another function? For example, y[x_] := Sin[x] y1[x_] := D[y[x], x] Plot[y1[x], {x, 0, 2 Pi}] doesn't ...
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### How to get smoother curves when plotting with mathematica 8.0?

Using the following line of code, I am trying to plot a few curves side-by-side. However, it turns out that the output curves are not that smooth as seen from the ups and downs (oscillating pattern) ...
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### Plotting a set of parameters

I am trying to plot the equations that describe the Cartesian locations of Bi-Cylinder coordinates. The equations are as follows: ...
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### DateListPlot from DateHistogram

How do I draw a DateListPlot from the bin height and bin middle position? I have a series of time events from which I calculate DateHistogram, but I want to represent the result through a kind ...
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### How to get a best fit line on a scatterplot?

I know that I am supposed to call listplot inside of the show function but I can't seem to get that to work. The best I can get is this, which has the best fit line following the scatterplot. How do I ...
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### How to plot a vector field on a geographic map?

Suppose I want to VectorPlot on a geographic map a vector field defined on a Reference Ellipsoid. The field is given to the following function as a ...
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### My 3D plot of a Klein bottle doesn't look right

I have found the following parametrisation for a Klein bottle: ...
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### Produce a function of parameters from a solution to parametric equation [on hold]

I am trying to produce a very simple result, namely given some function $f(x,a)=0$ find a solution $x(a)$ and let it be a function that I later plot depending on $a$. However Mathematica does not ...
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### ListPlot function in 2D- plan in two varibles

Suppose a function f[s,k]. How to Listplot this function in 2D plot in (s,k) plan, such that ...
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### Density plot on the surface of sphere

I would like to make density plots of a list of (size 2 or 3) spherical harmonics on the surface of a sphere. I'd like to plot it so that each element of that list is using a different color (red ...
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### Show ListPlot markers only if criterion is met

I have a list (imported from csv file) of the form ...
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### How can I plot this spirally surface?

I would like to plot a surface that looks something like this sand spiral. But I really have no idea how. Ideally I would like to be able to express this as a function in cartesian coordinates. I'm ...
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### How to automate a computation and save the outputs?

I'm working with neutrino oscillations in matter and i'm computing the oscillation probabilities as functions of the Energy. This is what i have ...
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### How to integrate numerically the product of result of NDsolve? [closed]

I am going to integrate the product of the results of NDsolve, in fact If x and y are the results as interpolating function, How I can integrate x*y numerically? <...
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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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### How to Make the Tick Marks of Both Axes the Same in a 2D Plot?

In an earlier post, I asked how one can change the ratio of the units of the axes. The easiest way to set the ratio to one was 1- setting a PlotRange and 2- using ...
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### Longer ticks without specifying the ticks itself

I know similar questions have been asked here before, but i can't figure out this specific problem. I have a lot of plots that i'd like to bring to a publishable form, but in my current customization ...
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### How to export figures with normal spacing in texts?

My OS is Ubuntu 14.04, and I use MMA 10. I export a figure ploted in MMA to a pdf file and then import the pdf in Latex, here is the sreenshot As you can see, the spacing in the text is odd. But ...
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### How to use None in FrameTicks in ListPlot [closed]

FrameTicks are plotted all round the frame, but I only want them on the left and bottom. ...
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### ArrayPlot with a user-defined color function is misbehaving

Bug introduced in 10.0 and persisting through 10.4.1 or later I am using ArrayPlot to show some arrays with values from 0 to 1. I want 0 to be black and 1 to be ...
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### Plotting Matrix versus Matrix [closed]

So I recently started using Mathematica and I haven't been able to figure out how to simply plot elements of one matrix versus another matrix which are not directly related or are not a function of ...
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### Plotting the results from Solve in a Manipulate expression

I am a self-taught Mathematica user, trying to make some progress. This is my code: ...
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### Numerical testing of Hardy's inequality

I want to check the following, Hardy's most fundamental inequality, by using Mathematica: $$\sum_{n=1}^\infty \left(\frac{A_n}{n}\right)^p<\left(\frac{p}{p-1}\right)^p\sum_{n=1}^\infty a_n^p$$ ...
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### Changing Type of Equation To Graph Through User Interface

I'm new to Mathematica. I am trying to create a graph that can change through user interface in more than just the variables. Ideally, I want the user to click a button and have the equation change ...
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### How to make an empty plane, and add points on the way

Apologies for the noob question, I'm not very experienced with Mathematica, but I need it for a presentation. What I would like is to make the x-y plane with both coordinates running from say, -5 to ...
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### Selecting points inside a closed curve

Let's create a rather dense grid of initial conditions ...
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### Coloring data in Mathematica

I am trying to put color gradient on my data, or want values above some number to appear red and green below that number. For my situation the number is 5.14*10^(-13). I have X, Y, and Z axis data, ...
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### Problem with PlotLabels

Bug introduced in 10.4 and persists through 10.4.1 Version 10.4 introduced the PlotLabels option in ListPlot and similar ...
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### ListPlot and Filling: overlapped vertical lines [closed]

I was plotting multiple discrete series on the same figure. Filling is needed to highlight trajectory of the series. However, if I use Filling->All, filling lines are overlapped. One of the solution ...
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### Problem with ParametricPlot with Im and Re [closed]

I have a problem, How can I plot theses functions from 0 to 2 Pi : Re(e^(iaϕ+(iϕ)^b)), Im(e^(icϕ+(iϕ)^d)) Re(e^((iϕ)^a) e^((iϕ)^b )), Im(e^(icϕ+(iϕ)^d)) Re(e^(iaϕ+(iϕ)^b)), Im(e^((iϕ)^c) e^((iϕ)^d)...