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Re: v.6 RevolutionPlot3D

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  • Subject: [mg75982] Re: v.6 RevolutionPlot3D
  • From: Helen Read <hpr at>
  • Date: Mon, 14 May 2007 03:46:34 -0400 (EDT)
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DrMajorBob wrote:
> There's an example in help for RevolutionPlot3D (under Possible Issues):
> RevolutionPlot3D[{t, t^2}, {t, 0, 2}, AxesLabel -> {x, y, z},
>   Ticks -> None]
> that, when evaluated, IS revolved about the z axis, but the output cell  
> BEFORE I calculate the cell (by pressing enter) is NOT revolved about the  
> vertical axis. How did that happen?

No, it's still revolved around the vertical axis, but the graphic has 
been knocked over (by dragging with the mouse).

> Oh!!! I see the same thing in other examples... in help for  
> RotationAction, for instance.

Helen Read
University of Vermont

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