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How can I draw a plane with equation $- \sqrt{3} x+y=0 $ in space (with tikz)?

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You cannot simply use rectangle, which will not produce the expected output. But you can draw the plane "manually" like so:

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    \draw[thick,->] (0,0,0) -- (1,0,0) node[anchor=north east]{$x$};
    \draw[thin] (0,0,0) -- ({1.2*\x},{sqrt(3)*1.2*\x},0) node[below] {$y=\sqrt{3}x$};
    ]          (0,0,0)
            -- (\x,{sqrt(3)*\x},0)
            -- (\x,{sqrt(3)*\x},1)
            -- (0,0,1)
            -- cycle;
    \draw[thick,->] (0,0,0) -- (0,1,0) node[anchor=north west]{$y$};
    \draw[thick,->] (0,0,0) -- (0,0,1) node[anchor=south]{$z$};

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Why this plane had not drawn with codes in the following… – bigli Jul 30 '13 at 12:29
@bigli What do you mean? – Jubobs Jul 30 '13 at 15:39

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