 # File:Cartesian coordinates 2D.svg

## Summary

Example for en:Cartesian coordinate system. Created by Gustavb using en:PSTricks.

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## Source

### Cartesian_coordinates_2D.tex (PSTricks source)

\input pst-eps\input pst-plot\input pst-node\TeXtoEPS

\psset{linecolor=black,linewidth=1pt,arrowsize=8pt,unit=0.29cm}
\pspicture*(-15.3,-15.3)(17.4,15.3)

% Axes
\psaxes[Dx=5,Dy=5]{<->}(0,0)(-14.5,-14.5)(14.5,14.5)
\psset{linewidth=.4pt}
\psaxes[Dx=1,Dy=1,labels=none,ticksize=1.5pt](0,0)(-13,-13)(13,13)
\uput{10pt}(0,14){\psscalebox{1.25}{\it y-axis}}
\uput{10pt}(14,0){\psscalebox{1.25}{\it x-axis}}

% Origin
\pnode(0,0){O}
\uput{35pt}(0,0){\rnode{Ot}{\psscalebox{1.1}{
\vbox{\halign{\hfil#\hfil\cr$(0,0)$\cr\it origin\cr}}}}}
\nccurve[angleA=315,angleB=145,arrowsize=4pt,
nodesepA=2pt,nodesepB=-3pt,linecolor=gray]{<-}{O}{Ot}

% Point
\psdots[dotstyle=*,dotscale=1.2](3,5)
\psline[linestyle=dotted,linewidth=.8pt](3,0)(3,5)(0,5)
\uput{2.5pt}(3,5){\psscalebox{1.1}{$P(3,5)$}}

\uput{3cm}(0,0){\psscalebox{1.6}{\bf I}}
\uput{3cm}(0,0){\psscalebox{1.6}{\bf II}}
\uput{3cm}(0,0){\psscalebox{1.6}{\bf III}}
\uput{3cm}(0,0){\psscalebox{1.6}{\bf IV}}

\endpspicture
\endTeXtoEPS
\nopagenumbers
\end


### Instructions

1. Create EPS
$tex Cartesian_coordinates_2D.tex && dvips -E Cartesian_coordinates_2D.dvi  2. Outline fonts $ eps2eps -dNOCACHE Cartesian_coordinates_2D.ps Cartesian_coordinates_2D2.eps

3. Fix bounding box
$ps2epsi Cartesian_coordinates_2D2.eps Cartesian_coordinates_2D.eps  4. Convert to Sketch $ pstoedit -f sk Cartesian_coordinates_2D.eps Cartesian_coordinates_2D.sk

5. Convert to SVG
\$ skconvert Cartesian_coordinates_2D.sk Cartesian_coordinates_2D.svg

6. Fix Cartesian_coordinates_2D.svg with Inkscape

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