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Turning Pascal's Triangle 90 degrees counter clockwise

I have a function that returns a list containing sub-lists that have the numbers for each row in the list. (ex.{{1},{1,1},{1,2,1}}) If I was going to represent it regularly I would use table form and ...
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Using FindRoot in a Table of Iterations [closed]

So I have a tanh curve and a straight line that cross at the point: msol=FindRoot[Tanh[x] == (T/Tc03) x, {x, 1}] This gives me the roots that I need at a certain ...
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How to properly inject iterators into table? [duplicate]

Goofing off on a prior question, I was fiddling with other methods, which led me to the need to inject a constructed set of iterators into a table construct. Now, ...
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Generation of list of values for small gap among values

I need to run a loop as Table[expr,{i,imin,imax,di}] where I want di to be as small as order of ...
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RecurrenceTable [closed]

I got an error saying ...
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Table yields unexpected result [duplicate]

I evaluated Table[#[[i]] &, {i, 1, 5}] and got ...
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Export nested list with complex structure

I have a list that looks like this l = {elem1, elem2, ...} Where elem_={t, {d1,d2,d3} } How can I export it? I tried ...
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Constructing a table from a constraint on another table

I have a 1000X6 table, where in each row the first three columns are dependent on the second three. I then make smaller tables of 1000X2 from these first three columns and basically ...
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how to remove Null's from output? [duplicate]

I'm a math enthusiast and I'm looking for examples of rare divisibilities, let's look at the following one: ...
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How to speed up ReplaceAll in Table?

I am writing a code which solve a list of equations and then create a Table with resulst of equation solving. In applications where I use this code, I create a bunch of equations and my computations ...
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Function that creates a table from two lists

I have two lists shown below: list1 = {(0,0,0,0),(0,0,0,1),(0,0,1,0),...,(1,1,1,1)} list2 = {1,5,5,5,...,5} How can I construct a function that outputs a table similar to this: $$\begin{array}{c|c} ...
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Why Table is not giving me the same sequence for eigenvalues of matrix

Let consider a matrix and evaluate the time dependent eigenvalues M[t_]:={{Sin[t],Cos[t]},{t,t*t}}; e1[t_]:= Eigenvalues[M[t]] Now If I evaluate ...
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Table results within loops

I have the following code. ...
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Center column heading in TableForm

I have a TableForm as follows: ...
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Arrange Grid of Table elements horizontally [closed]

I have a Table consisting of an independent variable and two functions. I want to output it like this: ...
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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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Plotting results of a NSolve problem

I am calculating, numerically, the zeros of a determinant. a1 and a2 are constants, q is a parameter. I would like to vary q and find the roots w as a function of q and plot roots w vs. q. All ...
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Export as Table with alignment?

I have a table in Mathematica as a list of lists. How to export the table, and force Mathematica to insert as many spaces as needed between columns so that columns are aligned? For example, ...
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How to specify alignment of columns when exporting a table using Export, and how to use spaces instead of tabs?

I have a table in list representation. How can I export it, specifying that some columns must be right-aligned and others left-aligned? Morevoer, columns should be space-separated (with an appropriate ...
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How to generate logarithmic/ Trigonometric tables in mathematica

I was looking for ways to create logarithmic / trigonometric tables in Mathematica. And printing them for use . Here the tables should be like standard log tables with mean differences column . I ...
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How to sample only odd numbers in the domain of a table for list plot [closed]

The following code samples $k$ points around a circle at integer values starting from $0$: ListPlot[Table[{2 Sin[(2*y/x)*π*n] , 2 Cos[(2*y/x)*π*n}], {n, 0, k}] I ...
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Problem with ParallelTable?

I am trying to numerically solve Bloch equations using Euler's method. My code is the following ...
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Why does `Table` returns values but `Plot` doesn't plot them?

The Table function works fine and return a nice list of values ...
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How to automatically make the maximum of each row in a table(grid) bold?

TableForm[Table[i/j + 4*Boole[j > i] // N, {i, 3}, {j, 4}], TableHeadings -> {{"Row1", "Row2", "Row3"}, {"Col1", "Col2", "Col3", "Col4"}}] Produces the ...
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How to convert cumulative to incremental for plot

Trying to show a plot of a power function $Y = a X^b$, where $Y$ is cumulative cost and $X$ is cumulative shipments where we'd like to see the incremental cost. For $X_1$ the cost is $Y_1$, for $X2$ ...
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How to produce a table with column and row headers included?

I have searched and have not found a solution. n = Table[i^2 + j*3, {i, 3}, {j, 7}] // TableForm Export["stuck.xls", n] ...
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Table shifting bug?

I use Mathematica for calculation of coordinates in format {x[t], y[t]}. For this purpose, I wrote Module T...
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How to substitute inside Hold? How to create table of summation (with Sigma symbol) expressions? [duplicate]

I would like to create table of summation expressions, which are not evaluated, but summation limits are substituted. I can't accomplish this so far. If I write I get summation expanded. If I ...
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How to add lines in TableForm

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Generating 250 random points crashes the kernel, but not 249

Fixed in 10.1.0. Consider the following function, which generates uniformly random points on the surface of the 2-sphere: ...
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Plot a table of functions with different color [duplicate]

I have a function with two independent variables: SNR[t_, f_] := 20 Log10[1/(2 Pi f t)] And I have a list for "t" ...
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Print array with indices

Is there a single function that prints an array together with the indices? I know how to achieve this with Grid[{Range[n],array},Frame->All], but I vaguely ...
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GPA calculation from a set of randomly generated marks obtained

So, this is a homework question posed by my teacher: "A student has 10 courses. Find the ceiling value of the obtained marks and corresponding grade according to the following data Print the result ...
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Strange behaviour of TableForm

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Constructing new lists using Table

I tried to modify an old notebook to show a spreadsheet style output in a table. I am not getting any errors when it runs, so I think the data I am gathering and the new variables I added, ...
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Create a matrix by crossing a list

I've a list L of elements. I want to create a matrix by laying each elements of L in both rows and columns where each ...
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How to Hold/Defer only one (only given) level?

Is it possible to Hold/Defer some of outer expressions, having evaluates inner ones? For example, I want to prepare a table of expression values, like this ...
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Is the “Table” function limited in number of elements it can compute? [closed]

i tried using "Table" to compute a list of 400,000 strings but the output takes forever to get. I have tried with smaller size of about 100 and i get results as fast as possible. But when the number ...
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Plot several columns of table with variable number of columns and display the legend accordingly

I use this command to plot all values from the 1st column of Table "results" against all values from the 2nd column: ListLinePlot[{results[[All, {1, 2}]]} Now, ...
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If works wrongly under Table or Sum [closed]

Table[If[i != j, 1/(j - i), 0], {i, 1, 5}] This line returns in Mathematica 9 the table with equations where i is still symbolic! Thanks for help! Sergey
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How do I find the position of the maximum value in each column of a table?

Given a table of values, I know how to find find maximum values, but how do I find the position of the maximum value in each column. For example, given ...
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How do I display the plane of best fit in 3D?

I'm trying to display the plane of best fit in the same 3D-box. Currently, I have the following code which spits out a plot of the points in 3D. I want to have a plane of best fit, can Mathematica do ...
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What is the best way to draw a shaded table?

I'm trying to format a raster-style table with row and column headings and in which each cell is shaded according to the value in the cell, and the value of the cell is displayed in as text in a ...
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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 manipulate one column of a table using the value in another column

Let's imagine I have the following table structure data = {{a, b}, {c, d}, {e, f}}; and I want to transform it into the following table ...
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replace two elements in a list with the sum of those two elements?

I have a list: G[3] = {2, 4, 2, 4, 2, 4, 2, 4, 2, 4} (there's a 3 in there for the 3rd Prime) Recursively defined by: ...
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Is there a way to use Table[] without having to calculate my function twice?

I'm trying to use Table[] more to be more in the spirit of Mathematica. So for example, I might replace this piece of code: ...
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Selecting y-values from xy coordinate grid

Suppose I have a table, u, which is created as follows: ...
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Iterations with Table?

Is the following code efficient? Has it any advantages? s[0] = Sqrt[2]; Table[s[t + 1] = s[t]^2, {t, 0, 4}] {2, 4, 16, 256, 65536} Should be efficient in the ...