Questions on the use of the Table[] command and other functionality related to lists. Use [tag:matrix] for matrix algebra and related methods, and [tag:list-manipulation] for questions about transforming or operating on existing lists.

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Why does table behave differntly in mathematica compared to wolframcloud?

In Stephen Wolfram's elementary introduction to the wolfram language it says you can use the table function like this: Table[5,10], to create a table of the element 5 repeated 10 times. This works in ...
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Specify number of elements instead of step in Table [duplicate]

I think I have seen what I was looking for a ong time ago but I can't see nothing such in documentation. Quite often, I would like to create a Table with given ...
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How to increase the evaluation speed of this somewhat complicated table / matrix operation?

I'd like to calculate the following one-dimensional array: OneDimArray = Table[(Norm[Sum[ MatrixA[[i,j]]VectorB[[j]],{j,N}]])^2,{i,N}] However this takes a very ...
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Extracting data from NDSolve result

Normally I wouldn't ask such question before even read the material from the Wolfram Documentation about what I'm trying to do but this time I have a pretty tigh dead end. I apologize for that. So, ...
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How to combine two large tables and export them to .txt file?

I have two large tables. I shall post only 2 rows out of 100+. I shall name the first table blabla and the elements are: ...
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NIntegrate and Part issues [closed]

I'm trying to numerically evaluate an integral. To try and speed up the process, I decided to calculate some values that will be needed in advance using Parallel Tables. This is what I have: ...
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How to fill a tensor with matrices one by one?

I have this tensor: nn = 4; tableToFill = Table[x, {p, 1, nn}, {q, 1, nn}, {i, 1, nn}, {j, 1, nn}]; that I want to fill with a matrix one by one with a matrix ...
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Optimizing a series of basic matrix operations—scaling doesn't seem right with matrix size

I have a simple operation that I'd like to apply to an n×n matrix. My problem (well, one of them...) is that it runs in, say, 4 seconds for a 100×100 matrix, but it took five and a half minutes to run ...
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Parallelize in Mathematica [duplicate]

Here is two test to understand the parallelize in Mathematica: ...
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Generate a 3D grid data table

I would like to generate a 3D Grid, not for displaying, but to do computations on it, so no draw functions I guess. I have a simple version of what I am thinking, however, it is terribly slow: ...
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What is the best way to export a table of numerics with legends ready for Word?

I want to put my table output into an MS Word document without having to edit it in word after, so I want to export it ready for Word in final version with complete legends and title. Is it possible ...
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How to export results of an analysis in table format into MS word file

I'm working on a simulation study using Mathematica 8. At the end of the analysis I'll have a matrix of data containing my results (assume for three variables like x,y & z). I used these codes for ...
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tabulating summation series with restrictions

Trying to solve this question for a good 5 hours but remained stuck. My intuition tells me I am missing something trivial that I've overlooked or forgotten. I am restricted only to the function ...
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Time needed to solve NIntegrate is much longer than what I was expecting

I'm trying to do the following list: tablevdip = ParallelTable[{x, y, Vdip[x, y, 6]}, {x, -1, 1, .5}, {y, -1, 1, .5}];] with ...
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Defining an object which is function in some variables and tensor in some other indices

I am trying to define an object which function in some variable and tensor in other indices. My attempt at it was: ...
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Operations on dynamic arrays [duplicate]

When I do a simple operation like this fib = Table[Fibonacci[i], {i, 15}] and then look to find the position of a certain value, everything works fine: ...
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FindRoot for vectors

My problem is the following: quad = 26; R is a quad x 3 matrix, lpand ...
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How to use Table to assign values to variables in a list?

I'm trying to do the following: R = {a, b, c, d, e, f, g, h, i}; Table[R[[n]] = RandomInteger[{0, 20}], {n, 1, Length[R]}] My intention is to assign a random ...
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How to evaluate function in the grid?

I have a function f[a_, b_]: = b^a + a b. a takes values {1,2,3,4}, and ...
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depicting specific element of a table (knowing its position) in different color

there is some 20 Time 20 tables, in each step we choose one element randomly. how can show this random selected element with different color?
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Add text label in the top-left of a TableForm

I have a function that should give a multiplication table for an integer input: TableForm[Outer[Times, Range[#], Range[#]], TableHeadings -> Automatic]& ...
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Problem averaging multiple series of data [duplicate]

Recently I'm having trouble figuring out a certain problem in Mathematica. I have a table of data in the following arrangement: {series no., x, y} Now, each series of data has exactly the same x ...
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order items of a table

I am trying to change order of a table. ...
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Appending elements to a list in parallel table

Is there any way to store values in a list that is being computed in parallel? For example, if ParallelTable is computing some ...
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Follow up: how to evaluate this double sum quickly

This question is a follow-up to my previous question. The code I use at the moment is the following: ...
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Grouping the list of numbers that have common.

I am working on some simple problem. It is like puzzle.. Let's say I have some list input={{1,1},{1,2},{1,3},{2,3},{3,3},{4,4}} Which means 1 can go and back to ...
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How to download tables from a url?

I'm trying to import all the tables on a website, this one in particular: https://aws.amazon.com/ec2/pricing/ For local files that are already tabular, ...
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Having a function check a column and perform a task every time an entry satisfies a condition

So I have a matrix (technically a table) points = Table[{x, f[x]}, {x, Range[0, 2, .1]}]; Which gives something like this in matrixform \begin{array}{cc} ...
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Indexing a value within a table function

Is what I'm looking to do possible? I know that I can get it to work with a for loop, but a table would make things much neater. What I need to do while calculation the table below is to reset the ...
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Defining function from table [closed]

I have a table of values of the form Table[{i1,j1}, {i2,j2}...] and I want to define a function like f[i] to take the values ...
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How to use the variables from Table in calculation

New to the site and Mathematica. I'm trying to use the finite element method to get a temperature profile. So if $q_0=f(T_0,T_1)$, $q_n=f(T_{n-1},T_n)$ and we also know that ...
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3d Table to 2d table

I have generated a Table in 3 dimensions, for two variables x, y. ...
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How to make a defined symbol stay in symbol form?

How to make a defined symbol stay in symbol form? w = 3; g = 4; {w, g}[[2]] 3 I want the output to be ...
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How do you program a large table and search the minimum in each column? [closed]

How does one program a table (2d list) with a huge amount of data which can be done manually. For example: the rows go from -1 to 1 by step 0.0005 and the columns go from -3 to 3 by step 1. ...
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Are table headings functional?

Are table headings for aesthetics only? For example, if I have: ...
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Table with dynamic iterator

I would like to make a Table whose iterator has a dynamically updated endpoint, i.e. Table[i,{i,1,Dynamic[n]}] Is this possible? Here is the context: ...
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Triangular inequality condition

I have to calculate the following table Table[ ThreeJSymbol[{j1, 0}, {j2, 0}, {j3, 0}], {j1, 1, j1max}, {j2, 1, j2max}, {j3, 1, j3max} ]; in such a way that ...
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How can I format a table to look nice?

I have this code, but I would like to see the results well formatted. How can I obtain a well formatted data with alignment similar to this one? Instead, I obtain the result you see here (click to ...
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Import tabular text data

I have a text file created with a bash script I wanted to read the data avoiding the first line. I have written few dirty codes, but I wondered if anybody can do it in fewest possible nice one ...
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Creating a Table with a list of If statements given in a certain order

I am trying to create a conditional Table with If statements, where I move to the next condition only if the first one is satisfied, otherwise I "Break[]" and move to the next element of the table. ...
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Format tabular data with a certain row highlighted

I have tried a method to highlight certain rows in various tableform. An example: ...
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Combination of interpolations doesn't work?

I have tables of function values f[i_] and g[i_] and I need to plot various combinations of the function and its derivatives ...
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How to create and format a table via menu [closed]

I created a 3x3 table via menu Insert > Table/Matrix > New..., but afterwards I cannot add a new line or column. The tool doesn't add a row of 3 columns, but a row of one column at the end; when ...
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How can I plot a function of imported data that ends up nested in lists four deep? [closed]

I imported a file of data from a model that I am running for my research. It produces the following output in Mathematica: ...
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How to parallelize a Do loop containing URLFetchAsynchronous?

I'm have a simple piece of code: results={}; Do[If[!FailedQ[g = grab[i]], AppendTo[results, g]], {i, 2000000, 3000000}] I had thought that the simplest way to ...
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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 ...