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Questions on creating visualizations from functions or data using high-level constructors such as Plot, ListPlot, Histogram, etc.
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Questions on the manipulation of List objects in Mathematica, and the functions used for these manipulations.
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Questions on the construction of 2D and 3D graphics through the direct use of primitives, directives, and functions. Include the graphics3d tag for questions specifically on 3D graphics. This tag is n…
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Questions on the analytic and numeric equation solving functions of Mathematica (Solve, Reduce, NSolve, FindRoot, DSolve, RSolve, etc.).
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Questions about the use of built-in Mathematica functions, including pure functions.
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Questions on the symbolic (DSolve, DifferentialRoot) and numerical (NDSolve) solutions of differential equations in Mathematica.
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Questions on writing non-trivial programs in Mathematica. Do not use this tag for questions on plotting/graphics or for questions on doing mathematics with Mathematica, where the focus is more on the …
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Questions on the manipulation of matrices in Mathematica.
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Questions related to the Mathematica front-end (graphical user interface).
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Questions related to the calculus and analysis branches of Mathematica, including, but not limited to, limits, derivatives, integrals, series, and residues.
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Questions on the use of numerical functions NIntegrate and NDSolve.
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Questions on the Manipulate function of Mathematica, a function that allows the interactive manipulation of certain parameters in a Mathematica expression.
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Questions about handling graphs in Mathematica, graph theory, graph visualization, GraphPlot, the built-in Graph type and the Combinatorica` package.
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For questions on writing functions (pure or using Set/SetDelayed) for any purpose, including the features that may be incorporated in those functions, such as options, patterns and conditions.
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Questions on converting data, graphics, sound etc. from Mathematica into other file formats.
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Questions relating to the dynamic family of functions in Mathematica, such as Dynamic, DynamicModule and Manipulate.
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Questions on optimizing Mathematica code for higher performance. This may mean faster execution, lower memory usage or both. Not to be confused with mathematical optimization.
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Questions about how Mathematica evaluates expressions, tracing evaluation (Trace*), handling expressions in unevaluated form (Hold*, Unevaluated), nonstandard evaluation, etc.
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For questions specific to the Graphics3D command and related 3D graphics functionality.
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reserved for questions where the problem has been vetted by this community and the observed behavior is confirmed to be a bug. Please do not use this tag for new questions.
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Questions on the numerical functions of Mathematica, implementing numerical methods and numerical computing with Mathematica.
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Questions on manipulating complicated expressions and making them look simpler using Simplify, FullSimplify and Reduce.
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Questions on the image processing capabilities implemented in Mathematica.
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Questions about getting data, files, images etc. from various formats into a form that can be read, tranformed and manipulated by Mathematica
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Questions on Notebooks (*.nb, *.ma in earlier versions), structured interactive documents produced by Mathematica that can contain text, graphics, sound, calculations, typeset expressions, and user in…
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Specify and control how Mathematica formats its output, including rich text, equations and graphics.
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Questions on expression testing and manipulation through pattern matching and constructing efficient patterns.
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Questions on the optimization functions of Mathematica such as FindMinimum/FindMaximum, Minimize/Maximize, NMinimize/NMaximize, etc.
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For questions about symbolic computation, as opposed to numerical computations.
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Questions on the use of Mathematica to construct models for approximating empirical data.
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Questions about Mathematica's rule-based replacement functionality, including functions such as Rule (->), Replace, ReplaceAll (/.) and ReplaceRepeated (//.).
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Questions on typesetting and making your expressions, matrices, operators, equations or formulae look how you want them to.
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Questions on correct (or improved) formulation of Mathematica code to achieve particular results. Use this tag (not "symbol") for questions about all those odd @@ /@ # & and ~ characters.
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Questions on the manipulation of String objects in Mathematica, and the functions used for these manipulations.
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Questions on the linear algebra functionality of Mathematica.
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Questions on the statistical functions of Mathematica.