Linked Questions

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How to evaluate some parts of an expression inside Hold? [duplicate]

I want to return a Hold expression but with some parts pre-evaluated. The easiest way to explain this is probably through code example. Here is what I have ...
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Generate regularly spaced points from the surface of simplexes

I need to generate regularly spaced samples (points) from the surface of unit simplexes with 2 or greater vertices or end points. I can generate random samples pretty straightforwardly: ...
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How to take a part from a list without evaluating it

Consider I have a list l ...
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2answers
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why set values in this way doesn't work?

question is as follows define a list ttt={1,2}; and if I set values in this way {ttt[[1]],ttt[[2]]}={3,4} then the value ...
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different situations with Compilation of ConstantArray

First, we load some tools related to Compile for analysis. ...
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1answer
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Generate assignment code to symbols from string

I want the function to take in string, then assign a value to its corresponding symbol. An implementation using ToExpression is ...
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1answer
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Using sublists returned from a function as elements of a list argument to an other function

This is a contrived example, but it gets the point across. I am looking to use the following as inputs: ...
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1answer
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Overriding the behavior of Dot

I would like to override the behavior of Dot, so that Dot[u,v] will return a scalar instead of a 1x1 matrix in the case that the ...
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2answers
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HoldFirst and Hold expression as argument

I store a reference to the association in a held expression in a variable: a=<||>; b=Hold[a]; And in the code, I want to do manipulations with the original ...
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Using With in combination with Graphics [duplicate]

Assume that we are given a symbol p={x,y} which should represent a 2D point. If x and y have ...
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2answers
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Order of Evaluate for Map

I would like to get a list of variable names as strings. For example, x = 1; y = 2; Map[SymbolName, Unevaluated /@ Unevaluated@{x, y}] {"x", "y"} This works ...
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Function of a function, both of a list of variables

I am trying to avoid dealing with long explicit lists of variables. What i do so far is the following: VarList={x_, y_}; ParList={x, y}; ValList={2, 3}; What ...
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1answer
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How to get LogPlot to accept a Sequence for its Min/Max Limits [duplicate]

If you use Plot like this, Plot[Sin[x], {x, 1, 5}] it produces the correct Sin graph ...
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Writing a procedure that invokes Manipulate[]

I would like to write a procedure with the signature: Foo[vars, params] which produces a Manipulate object. The procedure ...

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