Questions on the manipulation of List objects in Mathematica, and the functions used for these manipulations.

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“Part specification is longer than depth” warning in Position function

I'm working on a project which analyzes financial data. I download the price and dividend information for the SPY ETF which tracks the S&P 500: ...
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How to find the same number in sublists of list

Intersection[Table[Table[Sqrt[p1]/r1,{r1,0.1,0.7,0.1}],{p1,0.5,5,0.5}]] I am trying to find same numbers in the sublists. But Intersection is not working for ...
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calculate relationship between cause and effect (rows/columns/delta etc.) on tableform

I tried to enter this Excel (on the right of the picture) information to program. following these codes has been used: ...
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Efficient List of Lists

I'm running some analysis that requires the creation, row by row, of a large list of lists. The big list is called "Nodes" and it will ultimately contain hundreds of thousands of rows. The first few ...
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How to count the number of values in a discrete function?

I have a discrete function of an integer variable $n$ defined like this : ...
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Replace matrix rows conditionally while avoiding For loop

I have the following variables: myMatrix={{0,0,0},{0,0,0},{0,0,0},{0,0,0},{0,0,0},{0,0,0}} myIndices={1,3} I need to replace the rows ...
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Position not working? [on hold]

I have the list: myList={0,0,0,a,b,c,0,0,d} I need to find the positions of all elements that are non-zero. I do like this: ...
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How to replace element by element in a list? [on hold]

I have the list: myList={{a,b,c},{d,e,f},{g,h,i}} I need to transpose every element individually, so I do: ...
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Problem Using Evaluated Replace with Associations

If I define some function like: toISOdate[data_List]:=DateString[data,{"Year","-","Month","-","Day"}] and try to applicate it in an ...
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How to imitate list comprehensions for constant arrays?

In Python, ['a'] * 10 generates ['a', 'a', 'a', 'a', 'a', 'a', 'a', 'a', 'a', 'a'] and ...
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Inputting values into the variables without having to input the matrix all over again

I'm practicing using LU decomposition on Mathematica. I am able to find the L & U matrices, specifically the variables. However, i find it tedious having to input the newly found values and form ...
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Count participation of variable list

I have the directed edges of a graph given by a list of variable (vertex) pairs. ...
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How to extract part of association?

Considering an association: asc = <|"a"->1, "b"->2, "c"-><|"e"->3, "c"->4|>, "d"->5, "e"->6, "f"-><|"g"->7|>|> How ...
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List all “duplicate” elements in Tally

Tally[list,test] can use a custom function test to judge if elements are equal. But the output will only give the first element ...
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How can I write a loop to get many values from a solution?

I am looking at the value of x[t] at day t = 200 over several years. I tried to do it using a For-loop but it didn't work. This ...
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Binomial decomposition of a list? [on hold]

Given a list L with n elements, I would like to generate all possible unordered subsets of ...
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Find sub-sets of vanishing additions or subtractions from a list?

Let's say I have a list L containing n numerical numbers. Now I want to find all sub-sets of ...
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Import a column of data, make a matrix from it and export it WITHOUT curly braces

I'm new here and with Mathematica, too. I want Mathematica to import data from a txt file (it has one column of data). These entries are z-values. From this I want to make a matrix - 508 entries make ...
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Find position avoiding For loop

I have a list: {a,b,c,d,e,f} And a function sizeFunc[element_] which returns the size ...
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Dropping rational coefficients

I have a list of expressions (they all are exact numeric quantities, not containing any variables), some of them have integer or rationals coefficients, or complex coefficients with rational or ...
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Accessing the elements of a list of values [closed]

I have a list of polynomials (all with the variable x) called lyle and a function that accesses this list and evaluates it at ...
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Replace elements in some region in a list

I want to replace some elements in list. Assume that we have A={{1,2,3,4}, {5,6,7,8}, {9,10,11,12}, {13,14,15,16}} and we want to replace elements ...
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Sort and Save Matrices Eigenvectors to a Larger Matrix

We are going to sort and save all orthoginalized-eigenvectors of 4*4 random matrices (produced in any iteration) to a larger matrix such as storagematrix. Since, produced random matrices are 4*4, ...
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Match a variable name pattern [duplicate]

I have a list of variables: {RBI,RCD,ASD,FGH} I want to select only those whose name starts with R. Using the pattern Rx_ ...
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Join nested lists based on first and last elements within each list

I have a nested list like this: test1 = {{1, 3}, {1, 4}, {1, 7}, {2, 1}, {3, 5}, {4, 1}, {5, 2}, {6, 1}, {7, 6}} I want to join the lists together depending on ...
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Identify a scalar, a list

I have a symbolic scalar m2 and a symbolic list (representing a 3x3 matrix) A. I want a function which does something like: ...
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Convert a list of lists of rules to a list of values [closed]

I have a list of the following form: thisVeryExcitingList={{x->1},{x->2},{x->3}} I would like to convert it to the form ...
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Move element inside a list

I need to change the position of a single element in a list. Example: I start with: {a,b,c,d,e,f} I want to move the a before ...
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Improving a selection routine

How can this code for extracting the smallest (absolute) real value be improved? and would it be simpler using associations? ...
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Delete Element within a List based on the Order [closed]

I want to do the following, deleting the element of a list that do not match an increasing order as example: {1,2,3,4,6,5,7,8}->{1,2,3,4,6,7,8} I've thought of using DeleteCases but I'm not able to ...
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Do not expand matrices in Mathematica calculation

Here is an example of a problem I'm having. Consider that I have defined: omega={{p[t]},{q[t]},{r[t]}} x={{a},{b},{c}} R={{1,2,3},{4,5,6},{7,8,d}} What I would ...
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How to show different DateListPlots with a popupmenu with different plot parameters

I bumped into the following problem: I have a relatively large dataset (250k row,11col), imported in from an SQL database. The format of the data is {{year,m,d,h,m,s},value}. I have successfully ...
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For loop in Length computation code

Here is a code I wrote that is supposed to give the length of list after some splitting and regrouping. But it is inefficient. Is there a way to rewrite in more professional and efficient way? I guess ...
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Dynamic insertion of variables

I have a list of eigenvectors of a given matrix. I need to programmatically modify this list by multiplying each vector by a variable #i, e.g. ...
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Changing the precision of data in a list of matrices

I have a list of matrices ...
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List manipulation challenge

It's necessary to get from list = {{a1, b1, c1}, {a2, b2, c2}, {a3, b3, c3},{a4, b4, c4}, {a5, b5, c5}}; I'd like to do this with ...
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Dot production associated with comparison process of different matrices eigenvectors

With thanks to Guess who in the link module using.. We created functional 5*5 matrices: ...
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Module using for creating a table [closed]

I want to have a 4 tables with using of module. Unfortunately I don't know why doesn't it work ...
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List of list to list of rules

I have a list of this type p = {{y, 1, 3}, {x, 2, 0}, {z, 3, 1/(k + 1)}} I can use a Do loop that is ...
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Converting a Table to a Dataset

I feel like this is a simple task, and there may be a built in method to doing this (but I can't find it if there is). I would like to be able to take a table and convert it into a structured Dataset. ...
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Difficulties with list manipulation

I have a list of five elements. For example, list1 = {a1, a2, a3, a4, a5}; I'm trying to get a list: ...
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Specifying plot markers (filled diamonds or squares) [duplicate]

I can plot my list data and I can use of specifying circle to show my plot-markers. I used of Mr.Wizard comments on that page. But I don't know how can I fill the circles of those plot-markers with ...
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Applying a function to a list with fixed intervals and fill the resulting list [closed]

I want to apply a function f to a list with fixed intervals, and then fill the gaps of the resulting list, as shown in the following picture. Since it will be run ...
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Adding another looping element with a list

I have code that is looping on to elements and is working shown below ...
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Use a part specification as the argument to a compiled function

I have some code that needs to generate a large matrix based on some complicated combinations of smaller matrix elements. I find that if I write a function for the element of the larger matrix, and ...
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How to solve an equation given certain parameters?

I am new to Mathematica so please bear with me. I have an equation that has around 7 parameters and one unknown. I was able to use FindRoot to solve it; however, I ...
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how to concatenate a list of a list of strings

I have two lists of lists, La and Lb that I want to concatenate so that every element of a list n in La is concatenated with the corresponding element of list n in Lb. For example: La = {{P, O, O, ...
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Why is there a difference when formulating patterns for Select and FirstPosition?

Select[{1, 2, 4, 7, 6, 2}, # > 2 &] Gives {4, 7, 6}. OK! So one should think that the following would work: ...