Questions on correct (or improved) formulation of Mathematica code to achieve particular results. Use this tag (not "symbol") for questions about all those odd @@ /@ # & and ~ characters.

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Single dot textual form

How do I render a letter with a single dot above it? I see \[DoubleDot] and \[TripleDot] are readily available, but what about ...
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Using variables in function names

I want to make a list of plots and my functions are named C1, C2... Cn. The command I wish ...
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Multiple colors in Graphics[] environment

There are other questions on the site that are similar to this one, but the answers provided didn't help me. I want to draw disks of different radii. Each radius is the absolute value of a variable, ...
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Representing second derivatives with a double overdot

I would like to express a second derivative with two dots above the variable. You can do this with a first derivative by saying: ...
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Flatten at a certain level

In an earlier question the brainteasing fourth syntax variant of Flatten was discussed. I see that with ...
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3answers
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With versus Function

I've seen people compare Block with Module and With as scoping constructs, and try to figure ...
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Change syntax from other programs to mathematica syntax

Is there a good way to transform syntax from other computer algebra systems or from latex to mathematica syntax?