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

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PlotRangeClipping not working correctly with small ImageSize and PDF-export

Although Mathematica has some nice plotting capabilities, there are some things which are annoying me: I like to export a Graphics oder Plot to PDF for use in $\LaTeX$. I like to a have an ImageSize ...
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How Do I Plot A Binomial to the Right of the Origin?

I'm having a seven element binomial distribution: BinomialDistribution[7, 0.5], x],{x, 0, 8}] I would like to locate to any arbitrary point on the X axis. Mathematica will let me have eight columns on ...
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Plotting a dynamical NonlinearModelFit Function

Currently I'm playing around with dynamics and the NonlinearModelFit function. To be precise, I want to fit a function the data, which range I want to specify ...
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How do I append a graph to last column of a table?

rmsdata= Partition[ReadList["RMStabledata.txt", Number],29] ...
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How to find the zero of a function?

I want to find out when a function has a real root. I first made a RegionPlot3D when the function is zero. ...
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How to increase font-size of Text in ShowLegend

The default font-size of Legend text generated using ShowLegend[] is too small. How does one increase this? The code I am ...
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how can I convert a Grid object to a Graphics object?

I have a figure (which is by combining different plots) that I generated using Grid[]. The problem is, I want to specify the ...
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How can I plot a polynomial at a specified set of x values?

I want to plot the following polynomial: ...
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How can I build a GraphicsGrid of fixed size that rearranges the empty plots?

OK, let's make one final attempt; they say the third time is the lucky one! Following @rm-rf 's suggestions, I will try to be as clear as I can. My Mathematica code reads and plots simultaneously ...
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Plot of a function which includes numerical integrals

I want to make a 3D plot of two variable i1 and b1. The dependent variable results from a pay-off function ...
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Epilog->Text placement on LogLogPlot

Hopefully this is a simple question. I'm trying to overlay some text on top of a LogLogPlot using Epilog and ...
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How to plot results of Dsolve

I could not figure out how to get a plot of the results of my coupled differential equations. I am sure that the equations are written correctly. I tried solving a basic Lotka Volterra set of ...
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ListDensityPlot controlling the number of colors

Is there a way to set the number of colors used in ListDensityPlot. I am using "Rainbow" as follows: ...
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How to change the LabelStyle only for one axis?

I want to modify the style of just one axis, but I'm stuck with something like Plot[x^2, {x, 0, 3}, LabelStyle -> Red] which of course modifies both axes. How ...
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plotting hypergeometric functions

Does anyone know why a plot of a hypergeometric function turns out differently in Mathematica than in Maple? The function I'm plotting between x=-30 and +30 is: ...
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how to change the distance between tick mark and tick label

On similar lines as Is there an option to change the space/distance between tick labels and axes labels for plots? but I would like to reduce the distance between the tick mark and the tick label that ...
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Convert a number to a string to use in plot axes label, but keep the exponent

This seems to be a simple, but useful question. I am plotting a basic function: ...
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Plotting a 2D shape along a 3D parametric function curve

Say I have a 3D curve that is parametrically defined. How would I be able to plot shapes like figure 8s whose centers are aligned along the 3D curve? Say the curve was: ...
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ListPlot under conditions

I have a data file containing several columns and thousands lines of data. Below I present a small portion of it, in order to express my issue: ...
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Color inversion using ArrayPlot

I have a 3D data that I want to visualise its each slice with ArrayPlot. However, there is a problem the way it represents the data. As, ArrayPlot by default generates grayscale output, in which ...
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How to make a conditioning plot?

I'd like to make a conditioning plot just like coplot in R. Is there a pre-made solution or do I have to make a bunch of plots individually? Edit: This is an example from r screenshots. It is a way ...
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PDF of binomial distribution and mixed binomial distribution

I want to plot the PDF of binomial distributed function and a mixed binomial distributed function, therefore I entered for the binomial distribution function the following: ...
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Placing a zero at coordinate center when plotting with Ticks -> None

I'd like to plot a certain function where only its qualitative progession shall be emphasized. Thus, using the Ticks->None option seems to be appropriate. ...
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How to color a contour plot over a subset of colors displayed in the bar legend

This seems real easy but I can't find the answer. I have a few contour plots that I am combining and want to use only one bar legend that captures all the values. Given that I know the range of ...
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Filling a plotted line both below and above the line

I'm relatively new to Mathematica. I tried looking for a solution online but couldn't find anything. I want to fill a plotted line both above the line (one color) and below (another color). For ...
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ArrayPlot: space between displayed data and frame

When I execute the lines ...
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How to make Joined skip missing data points

I have a set of data taken on sequential days, but some points are missing. I'd like to make a joined date list plot, where the points are not joined across the missing point.The following example ...
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How to create a ListPlot containing two lists? [duplicate]

I'm trying to plot a set of points where one list corresponds to the X values another list corresponds to the Y values. I have ...
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Projecting on an arbitrary plane

I have the following code, giving me a representation of a photon hitting a cylinder: ...
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Isolate a specific contour without Contour Shading

I have a contour plot that took a few hours to evaluate. Is there a way that I can show only the contour lines of a specific value without re-evaluating the contour plot?
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Plotting a function dependent on $x/d$

I have a problem in plotting a function. The example code is as following: ...
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Problem with plotting legends using the PlotLegends package

Here is my problem : I have a table composed of 3 "under"-Lists and I'd like to plot it with legends, but I can't find a way to do it. ...
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plot probability

Hi I just want to flatten a function, I tied it with Joined->True, but it did not work, hope somebody of you can help me. This is my code: ...
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Opacity and overlapping multiple polygons

Let's say I have 100 polygons that are all different but most of them overlap. All I want to do is to draw/plot them in one single graphic with linearly adding gray values; i.e., a point with ...
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Looking for equivalent of MinorTicks->None

I am looking for the most general possible way to suppress the display of minor ticks in Mathematica plots.1 More specifically, I'm looking for the equivalent (or near-equivalent) of a fictional ...
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Plotting boundary value expression against a parameter

I am very new to Mathematica and have a question regarding plotting a ODE boundary value problem. Let say I have an ODE ...
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How to set the ratio between the vertical and horizontal scales of plots?

The documentation says that when AspectRatio->Automatic is specified, Mathematica determines the ratio of height to width from the actual coordinate values ...
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How to make endpoints flush with fill in ListLinePlot?

If one plots a filled line plot such as, for example, the one produced by ...
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How can I plot a hyperbola from its complex representation?

How can I plot the hyperbola represented by the following complex equation: $$\left|z-a\right|-\left|z-b\right|=2t\tag{1}$$ Should I convert (1) into the following form? ...
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How can I speed up this plot manipulation? Why does Evaluate not help?

If I were able to "Save" the computed inverse function somewhere and then plot it, the manipulation would become faster. As I understand, Evaluate should do the job, but for some reason it does not. ...
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Plotting spaces spanned by parameters

Suppose I have three coordinates functions of a vector of parameters: x[q],y[q],z[q] where q is at least a three dimensional vector in some domain Q. Is it possible to plot in 3D the space spanned by ...
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How can I make ArrayPlot use one pixel per plot point? [duplicate]

If I ArrayPlot an {1200,1600} matrix, the result is a plot with ImageDimensions of ...
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3D arrow tail properties

I would like to use VectorPlot3D to plot a vector field with 3D arrows: ...
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ContourStyle for a particular contour line in ContourPlot

I have the following command: ContourPlot[(-1 + x)^2 (-1 + y) + x^2 y, {x, 0, 1}, {y, 0, 1}, ContourLabels -> True] which gives me I want to highlight the ...
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Plot the boundaries of each piece of a piecewise function

I'm wondering how to plot the boundaries of each piece of a bivariate piecewise function. Lets take for instance the following piecewise linear function $B_{111}(x,y)$: ...
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Problems with BarLegend in MatrixPlot

I have the following data: ...
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random number visualization without generator (Spectral Test)

Does anyone have codes for using only numbers to make this kind of random-number visualization and not requiring a number generator? ...
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ContourPlot and Colorfunction

I have the following code: ...
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Phase portraits and StreamPlot

I typed StreamPlot[{y, x-x^3-0.3y+0.5Cos[1.25t]}, {x, -2.5, 2.5}, {y, -2.5, 2.5}] but all I got was a blank plot. What did I do wrong and can I fix it?