Re: v.6 RevolutionPlot3D

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg75982] Re: v.6 RevolutionPlot3D*From*: Helen Read <hpr at together.net>*Date*: Mon, 14 May 2007 03:46:34 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <26790717.1178958081186.JavaMail.root@m35> <f26mfh$2c5$1@smc.vnet.net>*Reply-to*: HPR <read at math.uvm.edu>

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