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Questions tagged [angle]

{pst-eucl} package allow the drawing of Euclidean geometric figures using LaTeX macros for specifying mathematical constraints. It is thus possible to build point using common transformations or intersections. The use of coordinates is limited to points which controlled the figure.

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Draw xy axis rotation by angle

I would like to draw axis rotation such as this. I can't find anything similar in other questions.. Can someone help me please?
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Put angle symbol between segments

I'm not sure how to put the angle arc symbol between the segments 'pm' and 'pz' in this figure I'm making: \documentclass[tikz, border=5mm]{standalone} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[...
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draw angle of Inclination

Καλημέρα!! I 'm trying to draw a line with the angle of inclination, but nothing happens. What am I doing wrong? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{tikz,pgfplots} \usetikzlibrary{...
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Angle and distance between two points in tikz?

Given two (A) and (B) 2-D points in tikzpicture environment, I need to collect both angle of the line (A)-(B) with respect to the vector(1,0) and the half of its distance in two variables, say \Aab ...
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ticklabels for polaraxis plot

How can I add ^\circ to all xticklabels in a polaraxis plot? The following attempt adds a lot of filling zeros: \begin{tikzpicture} \def\y{50} \begin{polaraxis}[ xtick={0,30,...,...
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How do I mark an angle with multiple arcs?

I have been trying to find a good answer to this question (or a question to match it): I'm trying to give an angle a marking with multiple arcs in the interior, as per the pictures below. I'm not ...
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How do you slant angle labels to match a diagram?

I saw the image below and noticed that whoever made it slanted the angle label to match the slant of the perspective. I think this is a really nice effect that very effectively labels angles in 3 ...
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how to draw the angle bisector of a triangle

\documentclass{book} \usepackage{tikz,amsmath,amssymb,tkz-euclide} \usetkzobj{all} \usepackage{color} \usetikzlibrary{positioning}% To get more advances positioning options \usetikzlibrary{...
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Chemfig: How do I Change the Angle of a Ring Attached to a Ring?

Essentially I just want to increase the angle between the two 5 member rings, say 10-20 degrees. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{chemfig} \begin{document} \setangleincrement{30} \setatomsep{...
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Mark Angle in 3D

I'd like to mark angles in a 3D-pstricks-graphic. I tried to use the solution seen in this question: Right angle in 3D-pstricks Unfortunately, it doesn't work. Here's my code: \documentclass{...
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TikZ only arrowhead is drawn, but not the arc itself

I tried to overlay an image with some drawings using the TkiZ-package and so far everything works but drawing arcs in the scope. Here only the arrowheads show but the arc itself is not. As you can see ...
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Drawing a diagram with arc and angle

I am new to LaTeX. I need to draw the following in TikZ or PSTricks. But TikZ is preferable.
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How to denote an angle and a triangle in a formula in Latex? [duplicate]

I'm almost new to Latex, and I need to denote an angle D, and a triangle ABC as the following in Latex. Ho can I do that? I know that there are other more standard ways to denote angles and triangles ...
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tikz: coordinate arithmetic when drawing an angle

I can draw an angle like this: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{calc, angles} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \coordinate(O1) at (1, 1); \coordinate(O) at (1, 0); ...
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Exterior Angle is Being Labelled Instead of Interior in Tikz?

So, after much painstaking research (for something that one feels should be simple) I figured out how to make angles in diagrams! The package I'm using is tkz-euclide, which seems simple enough to ...
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Latex Symbol for the inverse (negative) angle of Complex Number? [duplicate]

Is there a Latex symbol to represent the inverse angle of a complex number? Since, from what i see, this isn't very well known, I'll post a picture of my math book which uses it below (Engineering ...
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Right angle in 3D-pstricks

I'd like to draw a right angle in a 3D-pstricks-graphic. I can't find a way to do that. This is what I want to do (but in 3D): Here is my code: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \...
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What would be a good way to approach making a table-like diagram with text at varying angles?

I want to make the following diagram in LaTeX: I started to approach making it in a table, with \usepackage[table]{xcolor} being used for colors, but it seemed to become overly complex. What would be ...
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Grid and label in a coordinate with a different angle betwenn the axis

I have drawn a coordinate with an angle of 30 degrees betwenn the x- and the y- axis like this: \documentclass[border=3mm,tikz]{standalone} \usetikzlibrary{arrows} \begin{document} \newcommand{\...
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how to draw an angle with tikz

I have to draw an angle like this picture. I would like to know how can i add a color inside the angle, like the second one picture My code is: \noindent\begin{tikzpicture}[> = stealth] \draw[...
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Tikz: draw line forming a specified angle with another line

Let us consider a setting where I have two coordinates A and B. The points have been built through a series of fransformations, so I don't really know their coordinates. Now I want to build point C ...
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The curvature of a circular arc is backwards

The curvature of the circular arc indicating the angle at ∡OPR is backwards. The command that I used to draw it is the last line in the code. \documentclass{amsart} \usepackage{amsmath} \...
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3D Orbits around Sphere, arc points or orbit coordinates positioning

I have again a question about some 3D tikz problem. Added crosspost at: http://www.latex-community.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=45&t=26046 Added german crosspost: http://texwelt.de/wissen/fragen/...
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Package for angle commands [duplicate]

I want to use the command "\angle". I have the "amsmath" package included im my document, and I can use any other math commands, but not this. What I need to do? It requires a different package? ...
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trapezium, how to calculate angles?

I like to draw the following picture: It is generated with following code: \documentclass[12pt,tikz,border=3mm]{standalone} % \usepackage{zfc-book-standalone} \usetikzlibrary{arrows....
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Draw molecule structure with torsion angles in TikZ [closed]

I am trying to reproduce this figure in LaTeX: The packages that I have seen for annotating chemical structures do not seem to accomplish what I want (not to mention that my knowledge on chemical ...
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draw direction cosines using tikz

How I can easily draw the direction cosines using TikZ?
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Tikz-Draw radii in specific angles within a circle using polar coordinates

I am trying to make a drawing using tikz. In this drawing, I put some shapes in specific angles. What I want to do is "highlight" those angles using simple dashed lines. My code is the following \...
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Tikz-Place a rectangle in specific angle

I am trying to place a rectangle on top of an imaginary circle of certain radius, whose center lies in the middle of another rectangle. What I've tried so far is the following \documentclass{article} ...
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How to use several angle values in tikz l-system?

I need help on Tikz lindenmayersystem library. In this topic, JLDiaz presented a solution to draw segments of several lengths thanks to the command: \symbol{S}{\pgflsystemstep=0.6\pgflsystemstep} Is ...
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Draw angle between two lines in a circle

I'm trying to draw an angle between two lines. I have this code so far, but i cant draw a angle. How do I do it? I'm using PGF/TikZ. \begin{figure} \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{axis}[ ...
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Trouble marking angles with tkz-euclide

After hearing of latex a few months ago and using the tex stackexchange numerous times to figure out problems I was having, this is actually going to be my 1st question. I was trying to find a way ...
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tikz sloped lines

I would like to draw lines at a specific angle with tikzpicture. But it doesn't work the way I think it should. Example: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \...
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Why don't this two consecutive draw commands with angle generate parallel lines?

Consider the added minimal example, I was expecting it to generate two parallel lines. The ending result however is that the second line start at the end of the first in what I assume is the relative ...
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Where is the error? - TikZ (angles)

In my thesis I'm doing a drawing with TikZ, but I get an error that I do not understand. Consider this code (simplified from the original, but still quite significant): \documentclass[border=.5cm]{...
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spherical coordinates in tikz 3d

Can we specify direction in spherical coordinates? I know we can do polar (angle:radius) but what is we are using tikz-3d and want to specify (r, theta, phi) where theta is the azimuthal angle?
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big angle brackets

I know that \langle and \rangle creates left and right angle brackets. But they don't seem to adopt to the size of the expression inside. For example, if I have a big matrix, I would like to angle ...
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coordinate number format \ang{}

In a table, I am listing several coordinates. I want to use a number format such as this W 95°13'14'' W 95°03'00'' ... I am using the \ang{} environment of the siunitx package. However,...
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Rotation by a non-integer amount

I have to apply a very slightly rotation to an image, a rotation of less than 1º. But it looks like all the rotation commands I've found can handle only integer angles: all the non-integer measures ...
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How to put an angle on a specific point? [closed]

I would like to, for example, make an triangle with one angle of 50 degrees and the adjacent segments of 4cm, so I can do that with the following code: \begin{pspicture}(0,0)(6,5) \pstTriangle(0,0){a}...
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How can I draw a right angle with MetaPost?

I want to use MetaPost to draw a right angle BAC. A = (20,30), B = (0,0), the top of the angle is point A. How can I compute the coordinate of point C?
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Mark 90 degree angle in tikz in german convention

What's the best way to denote a 90 degree angle with german convention like on the following picture in tikz: Suppose I start with something like this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \...
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TikZ overwrites gnuplot .gnuplot file

I do not know if what I am bringing up is a feature or a bug. I am trying to get a cos x trig plot in degrees generated by gnuplot and plotted by TikZ. My .gnuplot file looks like this: set table "...
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How to Intersect an arc with a line without calculating the angle

I'd like to draw an optics-related figure, for which I need to draw several beams with varying opening angles, which will need to be labeled. What I've come up at the moment (boiled down to a minimal ...