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Re: Q: How to animate a list plot?

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  • Subject: [mg69569] Re: [mg69500] Q: How to animate a list plot?
  • From: Bob Hanlon <hanlonr at>
  • Date: Fri, 15 Sep 2006 06:47:10 -0400 (EDT)
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Bob Hanlon

---- "Coleman wrote: 
> Greetings,
> I'm trying to figure out how to develop -- for lack of a better term --
> an animated scatter plot. I have three variables, call them x, y, and z.
> The points x and y are recorded measurements on the same subjects, taken
> at different points in time. The variable z does not change over time.
> I'd like to find a way to visualize how the ListPlot[{x,z}] transitions
> into the ListPlot[{y,z}]. My sample of data is 250 points, so I am
> trying to visualize 250 points moving from one set of positions on the
> Cartesian plane to another set of positions. The y observations are more
> highly correlated with z, so one could image the points becoming more
> tightly clustered as one moves from x->y. Any thoughts on how I might
> show this?
> Thanks,
> -Mark

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