# Tagged Questions

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

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### Can anyone explain this weird Plot3D error?

This is more of a fun question because I see the source of the error, but cannot explain what Plot3D is doing. Can you figure it out? ...
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### How can I plot points generated by a Verlet Integration?

So, I have this code for Verlet Integration: ...
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### plot focused spot [closed]

I want to plot the first row of Figure 2 and Figure 3 on page 3 in this paper: http://www.eng.yale.edu/groberlab/pdf/spot.pdf So I am really stuck and I can not find my mistake where it went wrong ...
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### Incorrect Output of ListPlot using PlotMarkers with text

I am not sure what I am doing wrong in my code. I just want illustrate four columns consisted of different numbers as plot markers. ...
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### Region bounded by x^2+y^2=1, y=z, x=0, z=0, in first octant

I need to draw (pencil and paper) the region bounded by $x^2+y^2=1$, $y=z$, $x=0$, and $z=0$ in the first octant. So the first assistance I asked of Mathematica is: ...
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### Plotting a list against a list [duplicate]

l1={1,2,3,4} l2={5,6,7,8} I want to plot the l2 against l1. that is at value ...
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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 ...