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Questions tagged [picture-mode]

{picture} is an environment to create simple pictures containing lines, arrows, boxes, circles, and text. Note that while this environment is not obsolete, new documents typically use much more powerful graphics creation systems, such as {tikz-pgf}, {pstricks}, {metapost}, or {asymptote}.

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Welcoming 2019 Pi day: How to draw the letter π?

First of all: don't forget that exactly 140 years ago, Albert Einstein was born; but exactly one year ago, Stephen William Hawking passed away. What a special day for science! Question How to ...
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How to put matrix in picture environment

I want to put matrix in Picture environment. I am trying this way \put(20,20){\begin{pmatrix}\end{pmatrix}} but it does not work. How can I put matrix in picture environment.
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Drawing arcs very close to segments with pict2e package

I would like to recreate this drawing only using the pict2e package, I present my progress, but I have the following question, it does not look much like the drawing except in +1,-1, it seems to me ...
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Crop figures generated by “picture” environment

I've got this piece this MWE: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} My equation \begin{equation*} \setlength{\unitlength}{1cm} \fbox{\begin{picture}(17,5)(-1.5,0) ...
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What does (250,75) means in ``\begin{picture}(250,75)``

In the code \begin{picture}(250,75) % draw triangle \put(15,10){\line(1,0){50}} \put(65,10){\line(0,1){50}} \put(65,60){\line(-1,-1){50}} % draw square \put(100,10){\line(1,0){50}} \put(150,10){\...
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How to make a parabola and a line in picture environment?

I'd like to make this picture using the picture environment of LaTeX and I have no idea how.