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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Importing Output from Linux mpstat to Calculate Aggregate and Per-CPU Averages, Creating Tables and Graphs

I'm a Mathematica noob, running a trial version for the moment, but have run into the wall trying to handle this in Excel and am looking for other options. While running a benchmark application I'm ...
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Display Matrix of values with position [closed]

I want to find the table of values of $x^2 + y^2$ in steps of 1, from $0$ to $5$ for $x$ and $y$, together with the position $(x,y)$: something like this: I can only display the $x^2 + y^2$ value but ...
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Finding maximum value with position from Table of values

I have this table of values, how do I find the maximum value? i.e. find $z_{max}(x,y)$ ...
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TimeConstrained for Table?

Let's say that I have a function f[i] that takes quite a while to evaluate (evaluation time is different for different i) and I'd like to have as many values of ...
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Improving the speed of evaluating Table with nested functions

I am a Mathematica novice working with a stack of 1024 x 1024 WatershedComponents (or MorphologicalComponents) label matrices ...
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Can I use what “headerlines” removes from a CSV as TableHeadings for the table I create from that File?

I am reading in some data from a CSV file that has a line which gives titles to each "column". Here is an example: ...
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Table with multiple iterators running parallel

I want to use Table to generate a list, but it only allows one iterator to increment at a time. So in ...
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Generating a Table with a certian Density [duplicate]

How do I create a random table of 0's and 1's with a certain density instead of a probability? For Example: Manipulate[ Table[RandomChoice[{1 - density, density} -> {0, 1}, {10}]], ...
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Reduction of repetitive calculations in Table

If I generate two tables inside a function which are function[n_, x_, y_]:=( table1 = Table[i* x/n^x, {i,1,n}]; table2 = Table[i* y/n^y, {i,1,n}]; ) where ...
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How to be faster at making a frequency list of increasing steps

I want to find propabilities of having a sequence in a list, by using frequencies. The case is that you will bet on an increase when the last event had an increased and bet on derease when the last ...
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Moving two Spheres in the Opposite Direction [closed]

We know that we can achieve to a box contained two spheres by the code: Graphics3D[Table[Sphere[{i, Mod[i^2, 10], Mod[i^3, 12]}], {i, 2}]] How can the left ...
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Problem with exporting lists to Excel

When I use the form Export["file", list, "Table"] to export a list to Excel, I get columns of lists. I want my Excel sheet to have each list element in a separate ...
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A problem involving classification of data

Toady, I encountered a problem while trying to classify certain data. I have the coordinates of six points. ...
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Specify column width while exporting

I am trying to export a set of data into a file but I can not force mathematica to keep a certain width for each column. For example, when I export a table: ...
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Maximum and mean of a multi-variate function over a restricted lattice

I have a function Q, and I want to find the maximum value, the corresponding arguments for the maximum value, and the mean over a certain range of arguments. I ...
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Why does one Monitor expression work while another fails?

I have a (somewhat involved) function f[x?NumericQ, y?NumericQ] and for some reason it behaves differently when given a Table ...
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Extract a smaller matrix from a bigger one [closed]

May be duplicate, but, how it is possible to make a matrix or table of smaller dimensions, from a matrix with bigger dimensions. I mean, one may want to extract a 25*25 table from a 25*50 matrix. I ...
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Import array indices from Excel

In an Excel file, I have some numbers which I will use as the indices of arrays. I want to read those numbers and assign them as the array indices in Mathematica. For instance, in Excel I have and ...
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Import a data stored in EXCEL and change it to a Table [closed]

I have an EXCEL file in which large amount of numbers is stored in a column in the first sheet, like data in the column A of the sheet1 of excel file. When I apply the Import function; the data is ...
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Noninteger indices for tables

Is it bad programming practice to use non-integer values to label data tables? For example, ...
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Table with some editable cells

I have a table: I want it to be editable only where the zeros appear. I read this post Generating an editable table that can be used as input because it's almost exactly what I want, but I couln't ...
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How to add a column to a table that counts the number of times the lines appear?

I am at a complete loss at this. I have a table with 2 columns and n lines. Some of the lines are repeated. What I want to do is add a new column that counts the number of repetitions of each line. ...
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Create a matrix of matrices using Band and ArrayFlatten [duplicate]

I can easily write a simple Band matrix using: SparseArray[{Band[{2, 1}] -> a}, {Dim, Dim}] where a is a number. Now, I ...
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dropping a row with at least one value larger than a particular value

So for instance I have M X N table. I want to drop any row which has an element larger than, say, one in the second or the third column. I guess I have to do some sort of pattern matching. But not ...
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Removing outermost braces [duplicate]

I want to calculate the Kronecker product of several matrices in different orders. the number of these matrices must be changeable. ...
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One-column table not properly displayed by TableForm

I want a table with a single column of data, and with headings along both the rows and the column. One might expect it to work like this: ...
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How do I save the values in a table? [closed]

I have written the following sequence. I would like to save the resulting values in a table such that I have a list of all the values at the end the For loop. How do I proceed? My goal is to sum up ...
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Using a web-crawler to search website for occurrences of keywords

Given this list of cities: ...
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Loop in solving multiple matrix calculation

I am wondering is there a way to use loop, like Do, For, to rewrite the last line in the code. I tried to use ...
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Table of values for functions with random variables [duplicate]

I'm trying to get a table of values for functions with random variables. First of all, i have a function like that: ...
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A fast way to compare interval

I have a list of intervall. Some of these intervals are disjoint, some are overlapped and some are included in others. To leave no ambiguity about my explanation, you can see the following examples: ...
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Factor vector out of a matrix

I am wondering how to factor a[1],a[2],...,a[4] out of sim so that I can write sim as the ...
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Adding columns of data to a matrix [duplicate]

I create a matrix of values using Table. Here's my code: ...
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scatterplot from 3d table

I am using this code: ...
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Strange behaviour of “Make Table” with exponential function

I am trying to create a simple interpolation of 1-Exp[-x^2] function, over the logarithmic grid, but I am stuck due to some unexpected behaviour: ...
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Dealing with nested lists

This question is strongly related to: Map and Apply a function on a nested list I am in a bit of a rut in terms of my MMA skills and looking to improve my coding. I've realized that rather than ...
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What is the Mathematica way of joining two tables?

Is there a special Mathematica way of joining tables of data together, so that I would get similar functionality as if I was running a database with sql? For example, I have one particular table ...
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Drop last element of parts of a list [duplicate]

just a simple question for now I guess: I have a list: list={{1, 2, 1}, {1, 10, 1}} I simply want to Drop the last element of the two entries of the list, that ...
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How to print horizontal lists in TableForm?

How to print the table with the first column as $\{1,2,3\}$ instead of $\begin{array}{c} 1 \\ 2 \\ 3 \\\end{array}$? ...
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Export data as XLS file

data = WeatherData["WMO44207", "Temperature", {{1950}, {2013}}] This list contains 11400 records ... date,temperature value .... I want to export all records as ...
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Labeling a grid

I have m = {{0, -1, -2, -3, -4}, {1, 0, -1, -2, -3}, {2, 1, 0, -1, -2}, {3, 2, 1, 0, -1}, {4, 3, 2, 1, 0}}; And a grid ...
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How to put the values/points in a loop into a plot? [duplicate]

I've already make the do loop..it has 200 points..how am i going to put those points into a plot?do i need to make a list@table before doing the plot?here's my loop example, ...
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How to use more/less black textcolor in function of the value of numbers in a table?

A few weeks ago, I viewed in the Mathematica Documentation any page withmultiple examples using diferent styles dpending on the value of the number in position (i,j), but I canĀ“t remember... and I ...
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Get positions of all non zero matrix elements

I want to find all non zero elements of a table and I want to create a list that contains the name of the table the element was removed from, the position of the element, and the value of the element. ...
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How to create list of delayed rules? [duplicate]

I am trying to make a ButtonBar that prints the name of the card in question. What I have so far is as follows: ...
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Creating text using Table [closed]

I have a really trivial question. I want to create a table containing the text "this number = k" where k is the value of the iterator in the Table function. I tried ...
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Optimizing evaluation time

I have the following code and it takes like foreeeeever to evaulate: ...
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How to compute variances from a matrix/table

I have created a matrix/table with an imported dataset. I want to know what the variance is for 3 values at a time but across 68 columns. I would like to do this in an automated way rather than 1 set ...
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Automatically highlight certain cells

I am looking for a method to highlight certain cells in a table/Grid based on meeting some user defined conditions. As an example: ...
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Export CSV from tables

I am reading my csv which looks like: float,float,float,integer,boolean I read it with: ...