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Online Graphing Calculator: Plot your own SVG Math Graphs

You can plot 2 functions, function 1 (in dark green) and function 2 (in magenta).

Edit your functions and then click the "Graph it" button below. To remove a graph, leave its text box blank.

Function 1:

Function 2:

Min x-value:

Max x-value:

Grid interval (along x-axis):

Min y-value:

Max y-value:

Grid interval (along y-axis):

Graph width (pixels, max 700):

Graph height (pixels, max 600):

Equal scaling along x- and y-axes.


(If you can't see the graph, or there is a problem, try this alternative graph plotter).

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Some graphs to try

The grapher will accept any of the following functions (use the notation shown). You can copy from the examples below if you wish.

  • Straight lines: (like 3x - 2)
  • Polynomials: (like x^3 + 3x^2 - 5x + 2)
  • Any of the trigonometric functions: sin(x), cos(x/2), tan(2x), csc(3x), sec(x/4), cot(x)
  • The inverse trigonometric functions: arcsin(x), arccos(x), arctan(x), arccsc(x), arcsec(x), arccot(x)
  • Exponential (e^x) and logarithm (ln(x) for natural log and log(x) for log base 10)
  • Absolute value: use "abs" like this: abs(x)
  • The hyperbolic functions and their inverses: sinh(x), cosh(x), tanh(x), arcsinh(x), arccosh(x), arctanh(x)
  • Sign (1 if the sign is positive, −1 if the sign of the function is negative.) For example, try sign(sin(x))

In fact, you can use most of the javascript math functions, including

  • ceiling: ceil(x) and round: round(x)
  • square root: sqrt(x)

You can also use any combinations of the above, like ln(abs(x)).

If your graph doesn't work: Try using brackets! For example, "tan 2x" won't work. You have to put tan(2x).

More Information

The above graph is not an image (that is, it's not a .GIF, .JPG or .PNG). It is a javascript-based SVG graph. That's why we can change it so easily and not wait for an image to be created.


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