Re: what is wrong with this plot?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg60783] Re: what is wrong with this plot?*From*: dh <dh at metrohm.ch>*Date*: Thu, 29 Sep 2005 05:40:52 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <dhdam6$8a2$1@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Hello Chris, you have to tell Mathematica not to evaluate the expression. This can be done by "HoldForm": e.g. HoldForm[Sqrt[23/16]] sincerely, Daniel Chris Chiasson wrote: > Dear MathGroup, > Plot[x^2,{x,0,10},Epilog->{Text[DisplayForm@ToBoxes[Sqrt[23]/4],{5,50}]}] > How can I achieve the desired effect of the square root with the > fraction inside the plot? > -- > Chris Chiasson > http://chrischiasson.com/contact/chris_chiasson >