## Is 3D graph possible in matplotlib?

Matplotlib was introduced keeping in mind, only two-dimensional plotting. But at the time when the release of 1.0 occurred, the 3d utilities were developed upon the 2d and thus, we have 3d implementation of data available today! The 3d plots are enabled by importing the mplot3d toolkit.

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### How do I draw a grid in matplotlib?

With Pyplot, you can use the grid() function to add grid lines to the plot.

- Add grid lines to the plot: import numpy as np.
- Display only grid lines for the x-axis: import numpy as np.
- Display only grid lines for the y-axis: import numpy as np.
- Set the line properties of the grid: import numpy as np.

#### How do you make a 3X3 grid in Python?

Write a Python program to create a 3X3 grid with numbers.

- Sample Solution:
- Python Code: nums = [] for i in range(3): nums.append([]) for j in range(1, 4): nums[i].append(j) print(“3X3 grid with numbers:”) print(nums)
- Pictorial Presentation:
- Flowchart:
- Python Code Editor:
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**How do you visualize a 3 dimensional array?**

Visualizing 3D array:

- int shows that the 3D array is an array of type integer.
- arr is the name of array.
- first dimension represents the block size(total number of 2D arrays).
- second dimension represents the rows of 2D arrays.
- third dimension represents the columns of 2D arrays.

**How do you plot a 3D surface in Python?**

We could plot 3D surfaces in Python too, the function to plot the 3D surfaces is plot_surface(X,Y,Z), where X and Y are the output arrays from meshgrid, and Z=f(X,Y) or Z(i,j)=f(X(i,j),Y(i,j)). The most common surface plotting functions are surf and contour. TRY IT!

## How do you print a grid pattern in Python?

Make it a function

- Write a function print_grid(n) that takes one integer argument and prints a grid just like before, BUT the size of the grid is given by the argument.
- For example, print_grid(9) prints the grid at the top of this page.
- print_grid(3) would print a smaller grid:
- print_grid(15) prints a larger grid:

### What is a 3D matrix called?

They are called Tensors, and in your case can be thought of as matrices whose entries are themselves matrices. Any higher dimensions are also called tensors and are distinguished by their “order” (number of dimensions)

#### How to create a 3D plot using matplotlib?

There are various ways through which we can create a 3D plot using matplotlib such as creating an empty canvas and adding axes to it where you define the projection as a 3D projection, Matplotlib.pyplot.gca (), etc. In the below code, we will be creating an empty canvas at first.

**How to remove gridlines from a 3D scatter plot in R?**

When we plot a 3D scatter plot by default all the plots have gridlines. We can remove the grid lines if we want. To remove the grid lines, call the grid () method of the axes object. Pass the value ‘False’ to remove gridlines and to get it back again pass the value ‘True’. The syntax for this is given below:

**How to create contour plot in Matplotlib?**

Contour plot is a way of showing a 3D graph by plotting constant z-slices. Filled contour fills the areas that were shown by the line in contour plots. The first step is to import all the necessary packages for plotting the above plot. Apart from matplotlib.pyplot and NumPy, we are importing another package which is mpl_toolkits.mplot3d.

## How to plot a 3D scatter graph with line in Python?

Here we are going to learn how we can plot a 3D scatter graph with line. To connect scatter points, we use the plot3D () method with x, y, and z data points. Let’s see an example where we plot a 3D scatter graph with the line: