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Plotting 3d graphs

by matqkks
Tags: linear, plot, plot3d
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matqkks
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May9-12, 02:06 PM
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Is there any good software which plots 3d graphs and vectors. I just want to plot linear 3d graphs and vectors in 3d. I don't mind paying for this but it should be reliable and easy to use.
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Whovian
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May9-12, 02:08 PM
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On MACs, there should be a decent one in Applications -> Utilities -> Grapher.
matqkks
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May9-12, 02:19 PM
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Sorry but I don't have a Mac

MostlyHarmless
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May9-12, 08:41 PM
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Plotting 3d graphs

Depending on how much you mind paying. Mathematica is top of the line but has a hefty price tag, and can be a bit cumbersome. If you want something that is free, a little more user friendly, but much less "elegant." Winplot is good.

On a side note, many college campuses have Mathematica in certain labs, that's where I use it And if you do decide to go with mathematica and need some help operating it, let me know, and I can send you some useful demos.

Hope this helps.
fedaykin
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May10-12, 12:03 AM
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I don't know if it can do vectors, but Microsoft mathematics is free now. It can do equations, inequalities, parametrics, and tables.
Matt Benesi
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May10-12, 12:16 AM
P: 66
Also Maxima... It uses various GNU plotting software.
Infinitum
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May10-12, 04:35 AM
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As said above, Mathematica is a really powerful tool, which actually does more than what you need. Matlab is a good too, but it also does much more than what you need.

You can also use one of these online graphers.

http://graph.seriesmathstudy.com/
http://www.math.uri.edu/~bkaskosz/flashmo/graph3d/


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