# Questions tagged [plotting]

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

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### ?AspectRatio? setting to obtain equal length pr pixel on all axes [duplicate]

Like these does: Show[Graphics[Rectangle[{2, 1}, {15, 2}]]] ParametricPlot[{t,t t},{t,0,2}] how do I create a Plot[] with ...
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### An error message with NIntegrate and inability to plot the integrand

I took a function of x which depended on parameters on m,n,a,y and then first summed up the n from -Infinity to Infinity and then I set the other parameters to some random values and then I asked it ...
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### How to add a subplot in corner of plot? [duplicate]

How is something like the plot with subplot shown in this image achieved with Mathematica?
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### How to plot data of complex numers [duplicate]

Here I have some output calculated for different values of some parameter. I want to plot these points in complex plane Re, Im and present them with ListLinePLot. How can I do that, I tried many times ...
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### Question about a ParametricPlot with a shading grey family of lines and/or different sizes [duplicate]

So, I have this function of the polar angle $\theta$, with a varying parameter $t$: {Cos[\[Theta]] (1 + Sin[t]), Sin[\[Theta]]} and I want to draw it in a ...
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### Mathematica Semilog (LogLinearPlot) using x,y points from table [duplicate]

I am trying to use the LogLinearPlot in Mathematica 9 to create an x-axis only logarithmic plot that looks like this (Based on N^1.85 graphing paper) http://pingfire.com/ What it does is model a ...
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### Mathematica how to plot objects with labels in 3D plot [duplicate]

The following code plots 3 cuboids, each with a label at the lower left vertex. The label is meant to be part of the cuboid object. Yet, since Text[] is used to ... 53 views

### How to manipulate lists to get only part of the value [duplicate]

This is really a question about manipulating the output of Maximize. I have a function of 2 variables, defined thus: ...
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### How do I project a list of strings from another list to use in ChartLabels? [duplicate]

Say I have the following: ...
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### Custom FrameTicks not working [duplicate]

I would like to have a custom ticks on x-axis on my ListPlot, but nothing is showing, what am I doing wrong? ...
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### InputField equations and Solve

I'm trying to get this piece of code to work: ...
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### Plot basins of attraction using separatrices for particular pendulum [duplicate]

How can I plot the stable and unstable separatrices to make a graphic of the basins of attraction of this differential equation? ...
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### Use the same scale for two ListContour plots [duplicate]

I have two ListContourPlots which have different min and max height values. ...
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### I'm definitely giving an integer, but I get Nest::intnm [duplicate]

I am attempting to make a small interactive plot that displays the plot of Cos iterated its times. Whenever I try to evaluate my ...
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### Change the order of magnitude on the y axis Ticks with ListPlot [duplicate]

I have some data plotted with ListPlot. The values on the y axis range from -411230.40068*10^9 to -411230.20005*10^9. Mathematica, when plotting the data, shows me on the y axis only the value -4....
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### Is there a way to add arrows along a parametric curve inside a manipulate function? [duplicate]

I cannot find a good way to add arrows along a parametric curve that I used NDSolve to get. I have written everything inside ...
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### How to add something like a shadow to my resulting figure? [duplicate]

after plotting this function: ...
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### How can I convert a plot to pdf or eps without errors?

Mathematica 9.0.1, Linux. I try to save a plot as a pdf. I tried four different options. In each case some errors appeared as blank space ( http://yadi.sk/d/h1koyDci4z3rc ). I also tried to save as ...
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### How to tell Mathematica to use Real Only Mode [duplicate]

How do I tell Mathematica to use real only mode. For example if I want to graph $(x-1)^{1/3}$ for $-3<x<3$, I need to use Real Only mode to get the right graph.
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### LogLinearPlot analog for Plot3D? [duplicate]

Is it possible to make 3D plot in logarithmic coordinates? I need analog LogLinearPlot to plot 3D figure in logarithmic x, or y, or both coordinates.
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### Reflection transform of function [duplicate]

I am trying to find the reflection function. Here is my function and its graph. ...
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### Tooltip and table in plot [duplicate]

Plot[Tooltip@{1. k^2, 1.2 k^2, 1.4 k^2, 1.6 k^2, 1.8 k^2, 2. k^2}, {k, -2, 2}] gives But why does ...
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### how to interactively select points inside certain region in a plot [duplicate]

Very often I encounter a situation that I want to select some points inside certain areas of a plot. For example, ...
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### DensityPlot on spherical surface? [duplicate]

I just checked this example Construct a Globe Showing All Weather Stations. It looks good, but I would like to add a density plot of the stations on the spherical surface. This can be done with the ...
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### Plot in cylindrical coordinates [duplicate]

I am trying to plot a simple vortex in cylindrical coordinates give by $v_{\phi} = \frac{\Gamma}{2 \pi r}$ Is there an alternative method to plot this than, for example, using streamplot and ...
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### Plot using Manipulate or Animate [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: PolarPlot render oddities When I use manipulate or animate function, the result shows a non-smooth plot. How to make the manipulate or animate commands show good and smooth ... 538 views

### How to ContourPlot a Table? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why is ContourPlot not displaying this curve? Why do I have to put Evaluate[] here I'm trying to plot certain contours of a function $f:\mathbb R^2\to\mathbb R$. What I tried ...
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### Plotting partial sums and its Cesàro means

I have the function as shown in the first line of the code and its partial sum in the second line of the code below. ...
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### Multiple ranges in one plot [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: 1 Plot, 2 Scale/Axis Generating a broken or snipped axis in ListPlot I have data in several ranges which I, when I plot together, is not very useful. I was thinking about ...
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### Extracting box coordinates [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Dimensions of the results of Text[] within Graphics[] In writing the following code, I had to figure out what values to give d by trial and error. Is there a way to extract ...
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### Dynamic Chart Elements in Bar Chart [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to execute a function each time the slider is dragged? This is my code: ...
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### How to obtain xyz-axes of same length? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Controlling the 2D $x–y$ aspect ratio of a 3D plot I am plotting 1000 points in a 3-dimensional cartesian coordinate system, the plotting range for the x, y, z axes is set to {...
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### Width of two plots [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Vertically aligning two separate plots Trying to illustrate the sums of functions, high school math class... Found a great demonstration on interference patterns, so used ...
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### Why does mathematica crash when I rotate a 3D graph? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: SIGSEGV error with 3D Plots I just recently installed mathematica 8 on my linux machine, running ubuntu 11.10 I decided to tun and test mathematica so while the terminal was ...
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### How to change FeynArts Paint style settings?

I'm a Mathematica stylesheet enthusiast. I love using beautiful stylesheet instead of the default one, such as Dracular. I'm also a physics researcher on scattering amplitudes, which forces me to use ...
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### Text missing when exporting a plot as .pdf

I have Mathematica 13.1 on Windows 10. The problem is not present on Mathematica 12.1! I try to export the following plot: ...
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### ListPlot doesn't start from the origin

I've just started using Mathematica for one my university modules, so I tried replicating the results from our practical. I've defined a function ...
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### Opacity or related issue with DensityPlot3D

I'm trying to make use of the function DensityPlot3D with the following specific example ...
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### Combining gradient color schemes on a ContourPlot [duplicate]

Starting point Function of interest: $$f(x,y)=-\frac{2 x^5+x y+2 y^7}{x^2+y^2}$$ f[x_, y_] = -((2 x^5 + x y + 2 y^7)/(x^2 + y^2)) ContourPlot: ...
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### Odd behavior of ListDensityPlot [duplicate]

I ran into some odd behavior with ListDensityPlot. I simplified the data as much as I could. If I simplify it further, the odd behavior goes away. What might be going on here? ...
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### Manipulate NDsolve 1D-reaction diffusion equation

I want to solve the following 1D-reaction diffusion equation: $$\frac{\partial}{\partial t}u(t,x)=\alpha\,\frac{\partial^{2}}{\partial x^{2}}u(t,x)+a\,u(t,x)$$ u(t,0)=0\,\,\,\,\,\text{et}\,\,\,\,\,u(...
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### How to cut legs of 'pants' cobordism?

How do I have to change math expression or imaging intervals in order to cut 'legs' by sagittal secant planes I marked with red? ...
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### Area of polar plot

How can I plot and find the area of this region?
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### Reducing the number of plotmarkers in listlineplot

Here is my code: ...
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### Plotting a parametric plot of two functions

I have two functions f1(x) and f2(x). I want to plot them such that f1 is on the axis of ...
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### How to plot this implicit function? [closed]

The command ContourPlot[{RealAbs[x + 1/y] + RealAbs[10/3 - x + y] == 10/3 + y + 1/y}, {x, -5, 5}, {y, -5, 5}, PlotPoints -> 50] , as one sees, draws ...
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### Zooming a portion of a plot [duplicate]

I want to zoom/exaggerate a portion of the following plot for t between 1 and 2, such that ...
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### Plot a cone and a cylinder [closed]

I have to plot 0=x^2-2y+y^2 and z=sqrt(x^2+y^2) for a class project but Mathematica does not accept raw input, any ideas? I have tried with "cylinder" in the functions but it does not work.