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

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Control units of time series data for plot axis labeling [closed]

Using Mathmatica time series data: ...
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Speed up rendering of ContourPlot3D object

Please can you advise me how to speed up the rendering of the following two planes? When I click and drag to rotate the plot, its movement is quite jerky. Presumably it is working harder than I need ...
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How can I get information about PlotMarkers? [closed]

ChartElementData["PlotMarkers"] ...
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Place cells side-by-side

Is there any way to place plots/cells side-by-side? I know how to put plots in arrays and grids. The motivation for putting cells side by side is that I want the equations for the plots to be above ...
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How to plot a linear vector tangent to a bezier surface?

I have a bezier surface and its parameters are u and v. The partial differentiation with u as variable gives me a vector in the direction of u. I need to plot this vector. I plugged in a particular ...
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Customizing a graph (Dashing, PlotMarkers, Labeled)

There are actually several questions here but I thought they are closely related so I should not split into several posts. Here we go... I have the following list ...
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How to create a color ListPlot [duplicate]

Assume that I've got a list L={{1, 2, 0.1}, {2, 4, 0.2}, {3, 5, 0.3}} I want to show this list like where first point (from the left side) has a additional ...
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How do I reverse the X-axis on a ListDensityPlot?

I want to use ListDensityPlot on a dataset containing a few (~600) triplets and I would like to reverse one of the axes. Sadly, the workaround involving the ...
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Plotting a list of Eigenvectors

For my Fractional Calculus course, I was asked to find a matrix that arbitrarily represents the second derivative. This eventually got me a tridiagonal matrix. I was letter asked to find the ...
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Distinguishing points from different sources in a ProbabilityScalePlot

Is it possible to use ProbabilityScalePlot to show different plot markers in a single dataset, such as in going from plot2 to ...
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A question about ContourPlot

I already tried to ask this question, but it was unclear what I meant, so I will try to ask it again and explain it more carrefully. For example I will use a toy problem. Suppose we have equation: ...
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ListDensityPlot output is a black box [closed]

When I use ListDensityPlot the output is always a blackbox. This even happens when I copypaste the most basic example on the Mathematica help: ...
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Customizing the look of a ListPlot3D

I show my data bellow, and I want to use ListPlot3D to make a plot of that data. In this process I have some problems that I will discuss them step by step: ...
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How to adjust ColorFunction to scale the clipped areas in ListDensityPlot? [duplicate]

I have a data set I am trying to visualize, however some of the values seem to be extra large and it's just clipped and blanks are left. I want to rescale or whatever in such a way as this white areas ...
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How to check the validity of the value of PlotStyle option for 2D graph?

For the 2D graphic function like Plot, ParametricPlot, etc, which own a option PlotStyle. For instance, ...
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Piecewise Integration

I am trying to integrate a piecewise defined function twice. It represents the acceleration of a projectile. I am obtaining it's position as a function of time if it starts from rest at the ground, ...
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Mathematica PCA biplot [closed]

Using Wolfram Mathematica, how can I plot a PCA biplot as in the following figure?
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TransferFunctionModel and BodePlot shows different result between Mathematica and Matlab

I was doing the TransferFunctionModel and BodePlot. But the result from Mathematica and Matlab are different. The function is as follows: ...
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ListSliceContourPlot3D (and related) won't plot data [closed]

I have a sparse dataset that ListSliceContourPlot3D (new in 10.2) will render with no problems. However, a related dataset (with more values) yields an empty cube. I can't trace the source of the ...
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Graph of second order polynomials [closed]

As I mentioned before, I want to write a notebook for teaching graphs of second order polynomials that shows discriminant and the conditions when a>0, a<0, having real roots, having no real roots. ...
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Plotting precise intersections involving singular functions

I have pseudo-elliptic functions defined on a parallelogram within $\mathbb{C}$ and I would like to clearly highlight the path within this parallelogram which satisfies the real part of my ...
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RegionPlot looks wrong

I have the following simple RegionPlot of a RegionUnion: ...
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BarChart EdgeForm not producing correct colors

EdgeForm is not producing correct colors for the borders of my bars. My code: ...
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DataRange in plotting Fourier

I'm trying to estimate a frequency spectrum of a given discrete function. I have a file which is filled of values of Sine-function $sin(t)$, where $t$ runs from $0.0$ to $100.0$ and a discrete step is ...
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Misalignment of plot points when adding error bars [duplicate]

Following the second solution from Plotting Error Bars on a Log Scale on how to add error bars on a ListLogLinearPlot I tried to change the error bar indicators ...
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RegionPlot with Assumptions

I am trying to evaluate the properties of a multivariate function $f(a,b,x,y)$ with respect to $x$ and $y$ given assumptions for $a$ and $b$. An example without $a$ and $b$. ...
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Want the colors of the point markers on a multiple-curve, joined ListPlot to match the colors of the curves

I am sure that this is rather trivial, but still I cannot find a solution. If there is already a solution here or in Mathematica's help browser, just mention the link. ...
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How does one plot a Möbius Strip?

How can I plot a Möbius strip? I tried this one, but I can't get it to work: ...
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How to plot 1/x in the range {x,0,5}? [closed]

How do you plot 1/x in the range {x,0,5}? As at x=0, there occurs a singularity in the ...
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Plot the result of Solve for multivalued solution

I would like to plot the (most likely) multi-valued solution to an equation, as I vary one of the parameters. Here's my approach: ...
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How to plot and find the volume of a solid enclosed by surfaces? [closed]

I'm a beginner with both Mathematica and multi-variable calculus. I want to plot and find the volume of the solid enclosed by the surfaces defined by \begin{eqnarray} x^2+y^2 = & 4 \cr x-y+2z ...
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Plot a 'Power Triangle' in Mathematica

I would like to plot the 'power triangle' in Mathematica, is there a way to do it? Exactly the way it is presented in this picture from here: But I've to can change the values in the triangle ...
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Plot Two Circles and color their difference

I am trying to plot two circles with radius 1 and another with radius 9. Both are centered at $(0,-1)$. I then want to color in the distance between the circle of radius 9 and the circle of radius 1. ...
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ColorFunction still interferes with PlotLegends in Mathematica 10?

I want to draw 2 functions in the same plot and I use Show for this. I am using Mathematica 10 and I still have the problem that the legend disappears for the ...
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Labelling axes on a PolarPlot

Mathematica doesn't seem to be able to label axes properly on a PolarPlot or PolarListPlot. See for instance: ...
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Put error bars in specified plots spots in a graph?

Hello again i have the next problem: i have done a very nice graph and i need to incorporate the standard deviation on graph but i only need to put those error bars in just some plots on the graphic ...
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How to rescale the independent variable? [closed]

I use NDSolve to solve several differential equations (same equation, but different defined constants) and then to plot the results. The dependent variable in my ...
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Plotting a partial sum (Fourier Series) [closed]

This is what I'd like to plot: ...
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“Unstable” solution of a system of two coupled first order ordinary differential equation

Sorry for the long post. Maybe some of you will read the first few lines and already figure out what's going on, but in case it's not the case, I wanted to give as many details as possible. I came ...
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PlotLegend reduces plot quality

I have used of these lines to plot three functions (in the first plotted figure) and I used of PlotLegend for them to be recognized. In the second plot I have used of all written for the first plot ...
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Using color gradients in Graphics3D

I would like to use the thermometer color gradient in Graphics3D. Taking an example, I have the following: ...
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ListContourPlot - data display range

Defining contours in ListContourPlot seems to work well when the data plotted increases/decreases linearly. Exponential increases (e.g. sharp mountain peak in the center of a slightly changing, ...
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Plot of the Mod of NDSolve solutions sometimes connects discontinuous jumps

UPDATE: The answers given are informative, and provide a workaround which has been given in other posts, but is unfortunately not very efficient. There still seems to be a lack of deeper understanding ...
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Plotting an additional axis with ticks

When preparing non-standard graphs, it is common that one needs an "extra" axis, parallel but displaced from a traditional axis. This might happen in many cases: When you want to plot two curves ...
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How to use GraphicsGrid with ListPlots that have a PlotLegend?

Here's a contrived example of what I'm trying to do. Basically, I want a function to return some object that has two plots next to each other (or one on top of the other), both large, and both with ...
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Combining Plots of functions with overlapping domains

I have a function ...
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how to use a ready function in your code for panning and zooming on 2D plots? [duplicate]

As I said before for the time being, I don't want to use Mathematica as a programming tool. I'm just using it as a calculater to compute integrals, solve equations, ...
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Controlling the plot style when multiple curves appear in a single plot

To plot two lines in black on same plot, I specified PlotStyle -> {{Dashing[Large], Black}, {Dashing[Medium], Black}} Is it possible be more concise? To ...
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Import and Plot Git Commit History

What might be the easiest to import and plot all commit history for a github project? I'm looking for something similar to the following.
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How to plot an arbitrary function in mathematica [duplicate]

I have plotted and manipulated the Von Mises Distribution as follows: Then I want to change the function of the distribution a bit Because I want its function be as: ...