# Tagged Questions

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

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### Make a column of two plots

I'm trying to plot a pair of functions of the same variable one above the other. A simple example is ...
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### Longer ticks without specifying the ticks itself

I know similar questions have been asked here before, but i can't figure out this specific problem. I have a lot of plots that i'd like to bring to a publishable form, but in my current customization ...
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### How to plot a quarter disk with specified height?

Kind of important: the solution posted does work, and answers the question in that sense. However, it is very slow, so a faster option would be much appreciated. I'm trying to create the following ...
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### Rotating a 3D plot constantly resizes

When I click and drag a 3D plot it rotates and when I release the mouse, the size of the image changes. This is distracting to me, I'd much rather have it look the same when I release the mouse button ...
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### Traces of the level surface $z=4x^2+y^2$

I came up with this method to plot the traces of the surface $z=4x^2+y^2$, in this case for $z=1$, 2, 3, and 4. ...
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### Given integral, how to plot

I want to use mathematica to visualise some plots, this would help me understand my calculus course. My problem is this: Given that x^2 + y^2 <= a^2 Find ...
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### Problem Plotting List Data [closed]

I'm trying to plot the following data but it's not producing a graph. It's really a graph of y = x^2 but it's not drawing the parabola. ...
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### LevelScheme Ticks hidden behind DensityPlot or SmoothDensityHistogram

I'm having a problem where the LevelScheme ticks are hidden by my SmoothDensityHistogram. In the above figure, I am sure that the ticks are there since you can ...
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### Logarithmic x-axis for ListPlot?

I have a list of points that I am trying to plot. Is there a way to make a ListPlot where the y-axis increases normally by 1 every interval but the x-axis ...
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### Contour lines over SmoothDensityHistogram

I am using SmoothDensityHistogram on a data set of the form {{x1, y1}, {x2, y2}, …, {x_n, y_n}}, and I would like to also show ...
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### Stability analysis of transcendental equation (stability crossing curves)

I am working with a non-linear delay system with three scalar delays. After taking the Laplace transform of the linearized system, the characteristic function is a transcendental equation with three ...
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### Problem with plotting a piecewise function [duplicate]

I'm having a very puzzling issue with piecewise defined but smoothly continuous functions. I have a perfectly continuous piecewise function defined as ...
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### ListlogLogPlot can't work on y axis

I have a table: ...
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### Using Manipulate to determine intersection of two surfaces

Here is what I have done thus far: ...
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### How can “lift” a plot which passes near y=0? [closed]

I know this plot below does not touch b=0. How can I lift it in order to see those values near b[M]=0? I tried ...
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### Plot: Construct an Amoeba

I am trying to plot an Amoeba, e.g we consider the polynomial f(z, w) = 2 z - w + 1 and solve it explicitly , the solutions satisfy the equation ...
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### How to define the plot area to the inside of a circle

I dont want the lines not to go beyond the inside of the shown circle but i dont really know how to do it. PlotRange -> {{-1, 1}, {-1, 1}} only sets a ...
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### bifurcation diagram for iterative map function [duplicate]

I have a mapping function (cubic logistic map) $f(x)=rx(1-x^2)$ and I need to make multiple bifurcation diagrams, showing stable equilibria and periodic orbits for $400$ equally spaced $r$ values ...
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### Animating a parametric plot

I am attempting to animate my parametric plot, but am having difficulties. I tried simply wrapping the plot code with an Animate[expression,{t,0,5}], but that hasn'...
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### How can I connect a curve to a point by a straight line?

I have a curve in space, already plotted: ...
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### Interactive Mandelbrot Zoomer?

I want to combine Manipulate with ManbelbrotSetPlot just to get Mathematica to give me a quick and dirty Mandelbrot Zoomer. I want to be able to single/double click on a section, and have it zoom in ...
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### Plotting random circles in a square

How can we draw 20 circles which have random radius in a specified range, with random positions. All centers must be in a square with side=10 (for example centimeter): every overlapping between any ...
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### Defining a function in terms of a solution returned by Solve

The title is a little ambiguous, but I didn't know how else to put it. What I'm trying to do is solve a system of equations ...
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### Superimposing ListLineIntegralConvolutionPlot with transparent noise over ListContourPlot

I have an array of 128x256 data points in a rectilinear array. For each point there is a 2D vector quantity and a scalar quantity (normalised to -1 <= x <= 1). I very much like the ...
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### BarChart3D: varying individual bar color

I've been working with a chart like so: ...
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### How to plot points using ParametricPlot3D?

I have the following Mathematica code: ParametricPlot3D[{{0 + 0*t, 10 - 1*t, 9 - 1*t}, {7 - t, 7 - t, 6 - t}, {0, 0, -1}}, {t, 12, -20}] The last "parametric ...
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### Plot a function on a restricted domain

I want to plot a function $f:\mathbb R^n \rightarrow \mathbb R$ restricted to a domain $D \subset \mathbb R^n$. The domain $D$ is usually specified as the set of zeros for a set of polynomial ...
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### ContourPlot has weird Jagged line

I'm trying to make a series of contour plots, but pretty much everything I try (and I've tried many different equations) ends up with at least one jagged line of the form seen in the image. I don't ...
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### Bifurcation diagram for iterative map [duplicate]

I have a mapping function (cubic logistic map) f(x)=rx(1-x^2) and I need to make multiple bifurcation diagrams, showing stable equilibria and periodic orbits for 400 equally spaced r values ...
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### Python-style plots in Mathematica

I love making plots in Mathematica. And I love to spend a lot of time making high-quality plots that maximize readability and aesthetics. For most cases, Mathematica can make very beautiful images, ...
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### ContourPlot not evaluating correctly

When I try to plot an evaluated equation with contour plot in Mathematica 9, but do so with a variable, the plot is empty, but when I input the evaluated equation itself, the ContourPlot plots ...
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### Volumes of Revolution with detailed diagram

All, In calculus I have to do images such as the following in helping explain technique to students. This one is by rotating $y=\sqrt x$ about the x-axis, an image copied from Stewart's Calculus ...
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### How can we make publication-quality PlotMarkers without version 10?

Suppose that for certain reasons we are not yet using Mathematica version 10, or we have a version with buggy PlotMarkers. It is well known that the default markers ...
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Consider: ...
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### Arrowheads on parametric curves [duplicate]

I have the following animated parametric curve where the gap looks like it's rotating in the counterclockwise direction. ...
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### Label points the right way in a ContourPlot

I need desperately your help. I have the following code. My problem is that there is an error (you see it in the picture) and I can't find. Then Mathematica gives me for the global Min two wrong ...
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### Why is ListPlot so slow here?

While examining How can I monitor the progress of a Plot? I was surprised to discover that in some cases ListPlot in version 10.0 and 10.1 is orders of magnitude ...
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### Piecewise and Opacity

I have the following Plot : ...
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Bug introduced in 10.1 and fixed in 10.3 TimeLinePlot was introduced in 10.1 I have some data from wikipedia. ...
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### Insert points in a ContourPlot [duplicate]

This is my code ...
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### RegionPlot3D Empty

I am attempting to cut out holes in a sphere, circumscribed around a regular tetrahedron. To do so I define some points (p1 through p4 are the vertices of a tetrahedron) ...
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### Why does the degree symbol disrupt this FrameLabel?

This plot Plot[x, {x, 0, 1}, FrameLabel -> {"x", "temperature / \[Degree]C"}, Frame -> True] displays beautifully, but exporting to PDF ...
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### Avoiding overlap in rendering of GraphPlot

I'm trying to visualize some 'graphs' (i.e. the mathematical objects with nodes and edges) using GraphPlot[]. I am defining the nodes using objects such as ...
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### Adding a title that includes angle between two vectors in Graphic in Manipulate

Here is what I have tried thus far: ...
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### Region Intersection for MeshRegion objects embedded in 3D

How can I create a logical intersection of MeshRegion objects that are three-dimensional? The RegionIntersection function will ...
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### How can I plot the following set?

I have a question: How can I plot the following set $$G:=\{(x,y,z)\in\mathbb{R}^3|x^2+y^2\in[0,4],z\in[0,3]\}?$$ Thank you for your help!