# Tagged Questions

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

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### Parametric plot on multi-dimensional domain

I wish to plot all the points in 3 space that satisfy the following conditions. $$(x,y,z) = (a^2+b^2, ac+bd, c^2+d^2)$$ for $a,b,c,d$ in some range. I have tried the following. ...
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### How can I export 3D plots as vector graphics? [duplicate]

Consider the following simple example code: plot3D = ListPlot3D[{{0, 0, 1}, {1, 0, 0}, {0, 1, 0}}, Mesh -> All]; Export["plot3D.pdf", plot3D] As clearly seen, ...
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### How can I get Tooltip to use a string variable as its parameter?

I have an x/y data set casualties with Union and Confederate Civil War casualties. I have a third variable, battles, listing the names of all of the battles. Currently ...
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### Fourier Series plot

I'm trying to plot partial sum of Fourier series. I've finally managed to make it work but there are several things I don't understand ...
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### A 2D-plot with second X-axis [duplicate]

I plotted a simple function with: ...
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### ListVectorPlot have to be run twice to get the plot [duplicate]

I'm running the following code on v10 ...
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### My introduction to Compile

I am reading Fractals from the Newton-Raphson method from Peter Young's page [http://young.physics.ucsc.edu/115/]{http://young.physics.ucsc.edu/115/}. I've tried: ...
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### How do I plot this 3-D, double integral?

I have the following function: I need to plot a 3-D with coordinates f (p, q), p and q. I mean, I enter values for p and q, so that the integral of f (p, q) must be a number. This number must be ...
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### How to draw a distribution plot (dotplot?) like this in mathematica? [duplicate]

I believe I've seen this answered already here in Stack Exchange but I could not find it again, so here I am asking, hoping that someone knows this other post I am referring to. Here are examples of ...
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### Animate $2D$ butterfly curve in $3D$

There is a butterfly curve $$r(\theta)=e^{\sin(\theta)}-2.4\cos(4\theta)+\sin \bigg( \frac{\theta}{12} \bigg)^5$$ ...
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### PlotRange problem [closed]

When I plot a list (20 points) using ListPlot, the plot always begins at 1 and not 30 as my PlotRange indicates. ...
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### I want to graph all of ArcSin without restriction, how would I format that? [closed]

I am new to this and I've plotted this:Plot[3 ArcSin[x + 4] - 16, but I don't know what/how to specify the range?
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### 2D List Plot in a 3D box: What am I doing wrong?

Let me just show the result first, and you'll see the error easily: Now, this is just a 2D image sent into a 3D box, so you'd think they looked alike. But the 2D image behaves well: The code was ...
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### Calculate overlap coefficient between two functions

I have two functions and I want to calculate the overlap coefficients between those two functions. A similar question has been answered for Python and R, however, I couldn't find an answer for ...
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### Add single contour line to relief map [duplicate]

I have generated a relief map according to a method shown in Mathematica documentation, viz: ...
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### join two ListVectorPlots

I have two ListVectorPlots, the are given below ...
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### Removing a white polygon from a filled parametric plot [closed]

I have the following function ...
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### Control the color of contours [closed]

I use ContourPlot frequently and sometimes the contours are not easily discerned because most values are small with a few very big ones. When I use ...
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### How do you add one chart to the right of another? [closed]

I have two charts, and I would like to insert the data from one at the end of the other. However, the one chart has multiple ListLinePlots, and when I use Show to try and place the two together, the ...
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### Is there a built-in function implementing the minimum and maximum gradient?

Suppose I have a set of data. Mathematica has fitting functions to determine the line and corresponding equation to the best fit given any arbitrary set of data. But in experimental techniques, ...
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### How do I animate a bar chart?

Is there any easy way to have an animated bar chart (one where the heights of the bars change with time)? I currently have the following code: ...
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Consider: ...
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### Error bars in BarChart3D

Following the page on error bars in charts I wanted to make a BarChart3d with error bars, but I'm struggling with it because there is no help about the function "ChartElementData", which is used to ...
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### List of points with colors

I am working with a list of points on the plane, to each of them a natural number is assigned. It will be responsinble for the points' colors. 1) My first question is very easy: at initial moment I ...
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### Plotting many tuples with ListLinePlot [closed]

I have data tuples, and I want to visualize them in an "overview" in a single plot with ListLinePlot. Example data: ...
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### How to change vertex font size in TreeGraph?

I tried to change vertex label font size by the following code ...
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### Plotting animated point on a polar plot

How can I animate a point on a polar curve? I have used Animate and Show together before in order to get the curve and the moving point together on the same plot, but combining the polar plot and the ...
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### How to normalize histogram height to unity?

When doing Histogram[data], I get the total nummber of counts in each bin. Doing Histogram[data,Automatic,"Probability"] ...
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### Conditional tree vertex rendering?

I use the following code to plot a binary tree ...
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### Edit DensityPlot after creation [closed]

My question is similar to this question, of which I have found the solution here. The solution enables me to edit a Plot after it has been drawn, so that Mathematica doesn't have to compute everything ...
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### Finding intersection points of two graphics

I am drawing a curve from a list using: ...
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### Keeping the same scale but a different range of horizontal axes of two plots in a grid

We have two plots. ...
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### Odd Coloring with GeoRegionValuePlot

Bug introduced in 10.0 and persisting through 10.3 or later Bug behavior is version dependent When I'm plotting data with GeoRegionValuePlot, I'm getting some ...
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### Is it possible to overlay actual points on top of a ListPlot3D?

Hopefully this is a quick and easy question, I just couldn't find anything in the documentation that seems like what I want to do. I have the 3D dataset below, and many others like it. The issue is ...
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### Superimposing plots

I have a very basic question. Suppose I have two similar looking plots. May be they differ by some over all scaling (e.g, f[x_]:= x^2-x^3 and ...
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### Improving Pop-Up Workspace in Mathematica

Despite the recent improvements to Mathematica's statistical/data analysis tools it still doesn't have a built-in workspace interface for organizing and interacting with user defined variables/...
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### Plotting complex functions to find solutions

Is ParametricPlot3D the best way to plot complex functions to find solutions? The algebra for $e^z = 2 i$ tells me that there are infinite solutions at $\frac{\pi}{2} + 2 n \pi$ for all \$n \in \...
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### How to calculate a list without loop?

I have pairs of numbers {a1, b1}, {a2, b2}, {a3, b3}, ..., ...
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### How to border legends in ListLinePlot

I'm trying to use ListLinePlot for 3 data sets, and I want to put borders for my legends. Here is my code: ...
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### Converting x,y pairs to an image: alternative to Histogram3D for sparse data?

I have a list of {x, y} integer pairs representing single events in pixel coordinates in the {x, y} plane, with occasional ...
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### finding RGBcolors of the default used colored plots [duplicate]

When I use of plot in Mathematica, this uses of default colors for plotting. ...
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### Animating magnetic field lines on a circle

So I want to create a changing vector as a function of theta and have it's origin stay on the path of a circle. The vector I want to plot is: ...
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### What is the shortest way to make a lot of plots with different axes for the same data?

I am trying to make my code readable and nice. My functions are ...
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### Terrifying performance decrease for contour/density plots in v10.1 -> 10.3

Bug introduced in 10.3 and fixed in 10.3.1 I setup for download a test dataset at http://www.inrim.it/~magni/cm.dat.gz (a set of 64800 triplets x,y,z). The behavior can be reproduced with the ...
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### Why do the boundaries from RegionPlot not match the contours from ContourPlot?

When I try to plot a 2D interpolation, coloring areas with RegionPlot and adding contours with ContourPlot, the boundary given ...