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Re: FrameTick Problem

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  • Subject: [mg35102] Re: [mg35092] FrameTick Problem
  • From: BobHanlon at
  • Date: Tue, 25 Jun 2002 03:39:45 -0400 (EDT)
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at

In a message dated 6/24/02 4:29:37 AM, qualsystems*nospam* at 

>Can anyone help with this ?
>Here is the FrameTick example from the online help.
>Plot[Sin[x], {x, 0, 2  Pi}, Frame -> True,  FrameTicks -> {{0, Pi/2,
>Pi, 3  Pi/2, 2  Pi}, {-1, 0, 1}}]
>So far, so good.
>Now what if you want to change the y axis FrameTicks so that they
>range from say -2 to 2 instead of -1 to 1. So one would believe that
>the FrameTicks option would  be changed accordingly but the command
>below does not accomplish this.
>Plot[Sin[x], {x, 0, 2  Pi}, Frame -> True,  FrameTicks -> {{0, Pi/2,
>Pi, 3  Pi/2, 2  Pi}, {-2, 0, 2}}]
>Can someone explain why this does not work and what would ?

Your y-axis does not include the points where the labels would be.  
Extended the PlotRange to see them.

Plot[Sin[x],{x,0,2 Pi},Frame->True,
    FrameTicks->{{0,Pi/2,Pi,3 Pi/2,2 Pi},{-2,0,2}},

Bob Hanlon
Chantilly, VA  USA

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