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Student[MultivariateCalculus][GetPlot] - graph a line or plane

Calling Sequence

GetPlot(l, lineopts)

GetPlot(p, planeopts)

Parameters

l

-

Line ; Line object defined by Student[MultivariateCalculus]

p

-

Plane ; Plane object defined by Student[MultivariateCalculus]

lineopts, planeopts

-

(optional) equations controlling the look of the plot

Description

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The GetPlot command generates a graph of Line and Plane objects and their various characteristics.  For Line objects, a point on the line and the direction vector are included by default.  For Plane objects, a point on the plane and the normal vector are included by default.

Examples

withStudent[MultivariateCalculus]:

l1:=Line1,7,4,5,4,2:

GetPlotl1

GetPlotl1,'caption'=My first line

GetPlotl1,'vectoroptions'='width'=12,'shape'='harpoon','color'='red','lineoptions'='color'='green','showpoint'='false'

p1:=Plane4,3,1,5,2,5:

GetPlotp1

GetPlotp1,'shownormal'=false

See Also

Student[MultivariateCalculus], Student[MultivariateCalculus][Line], Student[MultivariateCalculus][Plane],


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