Getting started with matplotlib
matplotlib library is one of the most popular and widely supported Python plotting libraries. Although
matplotlib is inspired by MATLAB, it is independent of MATLAB. Similar to other Python libraries that we have been using, it is an open source Python library. The
matplotlib library assists in creating 2D plots from simple lines of code from easy to use built-in functions and methods. The
matplotlib library is extensively used in Python-based applications for data visualization and analysis. It utilizes
NumPy (the short form of numerical Python) and
SciPy (short form of scientific Python) packages for mathematical calculations for the analysis. These packages are major dependencies for
matplotlib including ...