# Tagged Questions

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

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### Plotting a function with Exponential, Trigonometric functions [closed]

I didn't manage to plot the following function : f[x_] := Exp[2*x] - Log[e + x]/(x^3 + Sin[x]*Cos[x]) Plot[f[x], {x, -10, 10}] Can you help me to correct my code ...
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### Binding a variable to an unbound variable [closed]

I'm trying to do something like the following: (minimal example, f2 unbound) ...
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### Plotting issue — possible bug?

Issue: a plot that previously worked in version 10.1 (see first figure below) produced an odd looking graph when re-evaluated in version 10.2 (see second graph). I have downloaded the latest version, ...
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### Strange behavior of Plot over a domain containing very large x-values

When I plot a function of (1 + 1/n)^n,There you can see: Plot[{(1 + 1/n)^n, E}, {n, 1, 10^13}] When I add a option of ...
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### Mathematica can't plot at specific range?

Intentional pseudo-Bug (Thing) introduced in version 1.0 and persisting through 10.3 I hope that development team fix this issue, will improve in a future release. I have a function that I ...
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### ContourPlot3D in cylindrical coordinates [closed]

My function x=x(k,phi) is defined implicetly: h3(x,k,phi)==0. Function h3 is defined through ...
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### Exported graphics have issues with word wrapping

I am trying to export a plot as an image. My actual plot uses Show to combine a ListPlot and several Plots, with a common legend. The code below is a dummy version that produces the same problem: <...
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We have the bellow plot: Plot[Sin[2 x]^2 Cos[1/2 x]^2, {x, 0, 2 \[Pi]}, PlotStyle -> {{Thickness[0.008], AbsoluteDashing[{15, 4, 4, 5}]}}] The desired case ...
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### Radial range in polar plot

I'm trying to make a polar plot. The radial range (radius of the circle) is automatically set at 1.2. I want to change this to 1. My code is: ...
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### How to ignore year in DateListPlot

I just upgraded to Mathematica 10, and I am trying to get the hang of the new TimeSeries data objects, which are preventing my old strategy of overlaying data from ...
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### Coloring spiral structures

In a previous question Original post @Julian S. proposed a method for coloring spiral structures. However this method works well only if the two spirals do not merge together. For example, for these ...
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### Remove Tick Marks without removing Numbers on Paired Histogram

I have formatting problem that I can't figure out. I'm trying to remove the tick marks on a paired histogram without removing the numbers. The trick with other plots is to make the opacity of the ...
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### Efficiently generating plots from lists of differing lengths

I guess this is more of an informatic question. A quite complicated function of mine generates me a list of valid points, depending on a parameter, like this: ...
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### Mathematica freezes at 3DPlot

I am using Mathematica 10.1. Mathematica constantly freezes on the first or the second attempt to display a 3D Graphic (Plot3D, ListPlot3D, Show..). Here's a simple example ...
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### Issue with plotting function

I can't seem to work out why nothing is showing when I try to plot h[t] in the example below: ...
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### How can I plot legends on only some of my curves that all plotted together?

I am using ListPlot to plot many lines in the same graph. I want to put in a legend but only for a subset of these lines. For example ...
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### ListPlot will not color markers in accordance with my color function

I have the following color table: colTable = {{Black}, Table[{Blend[{Blue, Green, Yellow, Red}, x]}, {x, 1/2000, 1, 1/2000}]}; colTable = Flatten[colTable]; ...
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### Misplaced Automatic in output of ContourPlot3D [closed]

The following gives an error when displayed in the front end: cp = ContourPlot3D[x, {x, -2, 2}, {y, -2, 2}, {z, -2, 2}, Contours -> {{0.}}] There is an ...
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### ListDensityPlot3D does not antialias axes

I sent a bug-report to Wolfram and the case number is [CASE:3454878] I'm on Linux with Mathematica 10.3 and I have my 3D graphics output set to the highest "Antialiasing Quality". It works fine for ...
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### ListDensityPlot3D result in saved notebook doesn't show correctly

Consider this example in the documentation of ListDensityPlot3D: ...
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### ListPlot3D: combine VertexColors and RegionFunction

I've found that RegionFunction and VertexColors don't work together. Example: ...
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### How to plot two y axis? or combine(merge) two plots? Should handle faceted column as well [closed]

I've a combination of two difficult (I'm naive) requirements :( Consider the Weather data as example. Let's say I've dataset with following information. "Datetime"...
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### Why does this ContourPlot3D give a faulty plot?

Why in Wolfram Development Platform does this: ContourPlot3D[Abs[x^2 + y^2 + z^2 -1]==0.2, {x, -2, 2}, {y, -2, 2}, {z, -2, 2},PlotPoints->8] give a faulty ...
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### change markers to arrows using ListLinePlot [duplicate]

I'm trying to plot temporal data using ListLinePlot, where the first entry is the first point in time, second entry is next point in time, and so on. I'd like to replace the markers with arrows, in ...
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### use of grid to stick different plots [duplicate]

I have four plots that can be figured besides each other in Grid command. ...
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### plotting vertical lines in ListLinePlot

I have a list such as here: list1 = {{-(5/4), 3}, {-(3/4), 2}, {1/4, 6}, {3/4, 5}}; My desire is to have a plot similar to (just in shape not in data) however ...
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### Circular domain for Plot3D

Mathematica's Plot3D works with rectangular domains. In other words, we write: Plot3D[Function, {x,a,b}, {y,c,d}] Here the ...
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### Plot a function that gives a color [duplicate]

I have a function that takes in two numbers and returns a RGB color. I would like to plot that function on a 2D surface. How can I do that?
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### Plotting the outline of a 3D shape [duplicate]

Is there anyway to make a 3D plot that's only the outline or silhouette of the plot, without all the lighting, shadow, etc? For example, if I were to plot a hyperboloid, I would want something like ...
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### How to add arrows in the middle of the Plot-lines

If I got a bunch of numbers,then I can plot it with ListPlot: {{1, 2}, {3, 9}, {7, 4}, {9, 9}} ListPlot[%, Joined -> True] ...
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### Plot3D with Piecewise is Empty [duplicate]

I don't understand what has happened here. Please can someone explain? I start by defining a 2D function and plotting a couple of cases ...
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### How to add Thickness in ListContourPlot3D

How do you add a thickness to ListContourPlot3D. Extrusion works with ContourPlot3D, but ...
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### Piecewise function plots weird when given expression with symbol vs writing it explicitly [duplicate]

The only difference is that in the second snippet the expression is written out explicitly. displacement = (Sin[x - Pi/2 - t] + 1)/2 This doesn't work: ...
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### A parabola by three points. Interpolation and Plotting [duplicate]

I would like to plot this simple line graph and generate a polynomial equation using Mathematica. Please help values ...
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### Calculate and plot the tangent hyperplane to a function of three variables

If f:= x^3 + y*x*z - z^2 + x*z and if {{1,2,1},{2,7,8},{6,0,2},{9,1,1}} are points, how can I find the tangent plane to <...
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### List(Log)Plot with “high” resolution results in various warnings, e.g. BinCounts::step

Here is some very odd behavior from ListLogPlot. So if I want to plot a function using LogPlot, I can specify the ...
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### Mathematica in Action (Wagon) — code to generate a great circle is giving error [closed]

I have code from Stan Wagon's Mathematica in Action, Chapter 17 (Great Circle Problem), but when I try to run it, it does not work. I have Mathematica 10. The code that does not run is shown below. Do ...