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Needed tikz examples

I just drew this with GeoGebra, how to draw with tikz?
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TikZ - flowchart nodes alignment

I'm trying to code a flowchart and I'm almost there, but I can't get the nodes properly aligned. Lets say my flowchart has 3 columns: the nodes of the first are ok, but I need the nodes from 2nd and ...
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How to clip a rectangle with multiple shapes (circle)?

How to clip a rectangle with multiple shapes (circle)? I need to create a complex venn diagram and need to clip the outer rectangle in a shape that is combined with multiple circle. Not sure how to do ...
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3D arc in Asymptote

I constructed the technical figure embedded below. I wonder how to draw red arc to denote angle $\alpha$ between two blue vectors. (Actually, I add the desired output using Inkscape.) The Asymptote ...
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How to make hexagon diagram from Smart diagram package?

I know How to make a smart diagram from Smart Diagram Package, but "How to make hexagon diagram from Smart Diagram package" and How to change from bubble diagram to be hexagon diagram? like this : ...
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cannot draw graph with many nodes in latex

here is the latex code generated by a package \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{auto-pst-pdf,pstricks,pst-node,pst-tree,geometry} \usepackage{lscape} ...
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Fill area between two distinct curves

I have the following MWE in PSTricks: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pstricks} \usepackage{pst-plot} \begin{document} \psset{xunit=2cm,yunit=1.5cm} \begin{pspicture}(80,-2)(120,2) ...
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Reliability block diagram

I've been trying to figure out how to draw a reliability block diagram and I've run into several good examples on how to draw diagrams. Here are a bunch: ...
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Drawing figures in LaTeX

Can I make the figure which I just posted here in LaTeX?
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draw complicated symmetric figure

I wish to draw a figure in PSTricks (a Paint-version is attached), consisting of three elements: Two identical objects, facing each other (they are they in the figure...) A red "parabola", ...
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How to draw a braid of long exact sequences

For example, in page 353 of Ranicki's book Algebraic and geometric surgery, there is a braid of long exact sequences like so: I use xy-pic. Thanks in advance!
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LaTeX typeset multiple comparisons

I originally asked this question on Stack Overflow, but was advised to also ask here... So, here goes! I'm teaching an applied stats course and was wondering whether anyone can advise me on how to ...
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Arrow with superscript in tikz-cd

I need my tikz-cd diagrams to have arrows (vertical and horizontal) that mimic \mapsto^* to match the relation in the text. The closest I've managed is to add a label {*} at [pos=1]: ...
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drawing figure to scale

I have a technical drawing of a mechanical setup which I would like to draw in either TikZ or PSTricks. My experience with these two packages is very limited. A "MWE" of the drawing is shown in the ...
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Make a 2cell diagram more beautiful (or less ugly)

I want to draw a two-cell diagram using xypic, the problem is that the bigone label is to long, how can I make the following diagram: looks like this one: using exclusively the two-cell feature ...
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Is there an extensive library of arrow tips with a standardized naming convention?

I am drafting diagrams where I need a lot of different arrow tips to indicate different types of directionality. Currently I am using a mixed set of libraries, which I mainly found through detexify. ...
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Drawing a regular polygon encompassed by a circle

I would like to replicate the sort of diagrams shown below - a regular polygon in dashed lines encompassed by a solid lined unit circle with vectors going from the origin to each labelled vertex in an ...
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Which LaTeX package is needed to draw radar-like diagrams?

Can you please suggest some LaTeX package of drawing charts in the format mentioned below? It should offer the possibility to put text as "Text A" as well as "Text B" . Note: Currently I'm using ...
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How to draw a conical spiral / redraw diagram?

I'm trying to redraw the diagram diagram below. I'm using it as an exemplar/reference in a document I am writing but I need it to be clearer hence the redraw. I tried and failed to draw it in ...
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Any package for matrix diagram?

Do you know if there is any LaTeX package available to create charts like these? (Source)
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\Mapsto in tikz-cd

I'm loving using tikz-cd to draw compiler correctness diagrams, but I can't manage to get quite the same arrows for relations that I'm using in the text. In particular, I'm not sure how to get \Mapsto ...
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xypic: 2cell diagram label position issue

This code \xymatrix{z & y\ltwocell_{f}^{g}{^{\alpha}} & x\ltwocell_{f'}^{g'}{^{\beta}}} =\xymatrix{z & & y\lltwocell_{f\cdot f'}^{g\cdot g'}{^{\alpha\circ\beta}}} produced this ...
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How to highlight a pair of terms with compact, rectangular, semi-transparent, colored regions?

I want to create a GIF animation showing the process of multiplying 2 binomials. Each frame must only show a pair of terms that are highlighted with a compact, rectangular, semi-transparent, colored ...
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How do I arrange diagrams in pgfplots vertically with labels?

I have two ternary diagrams I put side by side on the same page using pgfplots.How can I arrange them vertically and as well label them? An example of what I have is given below: ...
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How to make my protractor able to accept both points and nodes?

I want to make my \protractor can accept points in all available format defined in PSTricks. How to do this? \documentclass[pstricks,border=12pt]{standalone} \SpecialCoor ...
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How to produce a list of prime numbers in LaTeX

I would like to write a LaTeX script that produces all the prime numbers between the numbers n and m, where n < m. How can I do this? I feel it shoud not be that hard, but I cannot seem to program ...
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Repository of LaTeX Feynman diagram templates with pictures

I have over the last few years drawn a lot of Feynman diagrams in LaTeX with Feynmf and mpost. The results are nice, but time-consuming! For non-physicists, a Feynman diagram is an image made of lines ...
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How to produce multiplication tables/diagram/list using a script

I am a math teacher and would like to produce a LaTeX document that generates multiplication tables. I would like the output to be like 1x5=5 2x5=10 etc. Can someone help me out?
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Centering commutative diagram (using diagrams package)

When one has long text in a centered commutative diagram, apparently the diagram is centered as if the long text wasn't there. The result is that the diagram does not appear to be centered. I would ...
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Creating crow's foot style E-R diagrams, rather than Chen-style ones

I need to draw some Entity-Relationship diagrams for my computing coursework, which so far I have written in LaTeX. I could draw them manually using tikz, but that sounds somewhat unpleasant, so I ...
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Commutative Diagrams with internal mappings

I'd like to produce a commutative diagram with mappings specified inside it, as follows: My rankly amateur efforts so far have centered on tikzcd with extra columns and rows, as in ...
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Creating appealing directory trees - alternative to dirtree

I already found a similar question and thus know about the dirtree package. However, the result does not really look nice. Also I'd like to put the tree in a figure environment and get it centered. ...
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I need pointers on how to draw my neural-network diagram

Please help me draw this diagram. I'm practicing on TikZ, but it's so difficult. I don't know which library I should use, matrix/chain or another something ? I also don't know how to draw a circle ...
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Drawing arc with coordinates in 2D in asymptote

I've seen this post for 3D, but I cannot get this working in 2D. Here is my code: pair O1 = origin; pair O2 = (1.5,0); pair O3 = (1,-1); pair C = (0.75,sqrt(7)/4); pair F = (0.75,-sqrt(7)/4); pair E ...
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How to Make This Block Diagram with LaTeX

I understand that there are some questions here regarding the block diagrams. However, I am strongly interested in one particular style shown as below: This is a picture from a paper. As can be ...
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Diagram of an artificial neural network

I need draw some picture, but I don't know how do that. First, the simple graph with basic shapes, arrow,.... And then, draw a picture with math symbol or equation in math environment. Like that: ...
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How do I make my path node follow the path from a certain position?

I am trying to make a diagram with a curved arrow and I want its node to follow the arrow from about the "near end" point. I have been googling for hours now and I can't find the way to do it. I've ...
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Programmatically converting an integer into bits with graphical output [duplicate]

I just stumbled upon this interesting question about "how to automatically draw tree diagrams of prime factorization with LaTeX" and it rang a bell. I 'd like to create a command that displays the ...
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Draw a trellis with time labels

How can I draw a graph like the below image? It seems that I could use some package for drawing graphs but I am new and I dont know if they have limitations. The requirements are: -There is a ...
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psgo.sty the goboards are not drawn

I use TeXlive on Debian Wheezy. I have psgo.sty installed (in texlive-games). I have downloaded psgomanual.tex. After I enter the command latex psgomanual.tex I get a .dvi file. With lots of warnings ...
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How to automatically draw tree diagram of prime factorization with LaTeX?

I want to have a simple interface to automatically draw tree diagrams of prime factorization. For example, by invoking the following code, \PrimeTree{36} \PrimeTree{90} \PrimeTree{112} ...
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How to plot sectors in 3D with LaTeX?

I wish to have two sectors (one in blue color, the other in black pencil) in 3D, and they share the same vertex on the plane. The black pencil one lies on the plane, whereas the blue one is theta ...
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Picture environment in latex. How can I use the same length but

I am using the picture environment and this comes from a pdf I found online about it The picture environment has one mandatory argument, which specifies the size of the picture. The environment ...
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Drawing complex diagrams with TikZ using gradients

I am relatively new to LaTeX. I don't find it an issue writing documents and so on but when I try to draw diagrams I run into some bother. I was reading an article and found this diagram: I was ...
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Wrapping Lyx Graphic [closed]

I'm very new to this whole LaTeX system, but I love the typesetting, it looks so much better than Word, but i'm currently preparing an article with multiple columns using a \start{multicols} script i ...
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Import code from LaTeXDraw to writeLaTeX

I am new to LaTeX. I am trying to write my master thesis using WriteLaTeX. I wanted to make some figures using LaTeXDraw. However, I want to import the code to my report and not the final picture. How ...
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PRL style horizontal line in Latex

I want to get the line similar to the one in PRL articles at the end. I don't want to use RevTex but can't figure out a simple way of doing it in Latex. Any help will be appreciated.
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Text over picture with white space

I'd like to label some level curves with values that are superimposed over the level curves, creating white space around the labels so that the underlying curves appear "broken". I figured a simple ...
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pictograms, Iconography, scalable shapes, custom nodes, shapes [closed]

Hy, I'm building up my own iconography, a set of pictograms that represent ideas so that i can connect them to illustrate more complex systems. I would like some suggestions of which is the best ...
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Too wide diagrams

I have been struggling with diagrams that exceed the margins of my document. Could you tell me how could I solve this problem without changing the margin sizes? I am using the XY package. Thanks!