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Series keeps unwanted terms

This expression doesn't simplify properly. I have this series. In[33]:= temp2[[8]] Out[33]= SeriesData[s, 0, { t[2] t[4], 0, Rational[3, 2] x[1] x[4]}, 0, 3, 1] ...
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RandomPoint returns compiler errors on RegionIntersection of two Meshs?

Consider the intersection of two ConvexHullMesh's, m1 and m2. ...
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Unstable symbolic expectation of gaussian distribution on absolute values?

Context I use mathematica 11.3 and 12. 11.3.0 for Mac OS X x86 (64-bit) (March 7, 2018) 12.0.0 for Mac OS X x86 (64-bit) (April 7, 2019) I am interested in evaluating the following integral ...
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Inconsistent simple simulation outcomes?

Bug introduced in 10.4 or earlier and persisting through 12.0.0 or later Two simple kinds of simulating the one-sided exact Fisher-test of obtaining at least 86 successes in 129 draws in a ...
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Eigenvalues broken in Version 12.0

Bug introduced in 12.0. The following code calculates the eigenvalues of a certain complex matrix, which come in pairs of opposite complex numbers. Therefore one can check whether the sum of all ...
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Difficulty Displaying an Untransformed and Transformed Graphics3D Object with Show

I would like to illustrate a sequence of translations and rotations relative to the initial coordinate system simultaneously with multiple views using Manipulate. I discovered that there are some ...
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How to handle the instability of the integral evaluation in the following case?

I want to integrate a function \[Kappa][gh, ms, ts, th, ph] (for all definitions, see a code below) with the distribution ...
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Wrong answer from DSolve when solving a differential equation

Bug introduced in 12.0.0 I was trying to solve the following differential equation: $$\frac{dy}{dx}=x^2+y^2-1 \quad \text{and} \quad y(0)=1$$ and I used the code below: ...
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How to explain the behaviour of TreeForm? [duplicate]

Just try this: g=1;a=1;TreeForm[Hold[g[a]]] The weird thing in the outcome is that the node of g displays 1 ,and a is still a. I do not know how to explain ...
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How do I make InverseBetaRegularized function behave the same in Mathematica 11.3 compared to 11.2?

In Mathematica 11.3: InverseBetaRegularized[0.001, 4501, 500] Never finishes calculating. ...
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Flickering dashed circle in rotated Manipulate

Bug introduced in 12.0 or earlier and persisting through 12.0.0 or later I'm drawing some objects (lines, circles etc) in a Manipulate. I am rotating the ...
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Possible bug in ListDensityPlot in Mathematica12

Bug introduced in 12.0.0 I'm having some problems with ListDensityPlot in Mathematica 12 on MacOS Mojave. Here is the code: ...
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DateHistogram FrameLabel overlaps FrameTicks

Bug introduced in 11.3 or earlier and persisting through 12.0.0 ...
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Flaky pattern-matching for Mittag-Leffler sums?

This sum correctly gives the Mittag-Leffler function: Sum[z^k/Gamma[α*k + α], {k, 0, ∞}] MittagLefflerE[α, α, z] Simply factoring the argument of ...
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EMF Export Bug in v12

Bug introduced in 12.0 or earlier For some reason EMF vector image export deteriorates with every version. In v12.0 for Windows create a simple BarChart: ...
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Poor/Incorrect handling of derivatives of DiracDelta functions in Mathematica

Bug introduced in 12.0 or earlier Integration of $\int_{-\infty}^{\infty} e^{-2|x|}\delta''(x) dx = 2 \int_{-\infty}^{\infty} e^{-2|x|}\frac{\delta(x)}{x^2} dx \rightarrow$ Divergent! Now in ...
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Where is 1/0 coming from in this call to DSolve?

Bug introduced in 11.3 or earlier and persisting through 12.0 Report to WRI [CASE:4246236] This is using 11.3 on windows 10. This is a pde from Handbook of first order partial differential ...
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Bug with TeXForm conversion of superscript in strings [duplicate]

Bug introduced in 10.0 or earlier and persisting through 11.3 Consider a String expression with a TemplateBox superscript: ...
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PatternTest vs Parallelization

Bug introduced in 10.0 or earlier and fixed in 11.2 Consider the following function ...
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RegionPlot3D no longer localizes its arguments?

Bug introduced after 9, fixed in 12.0. Just now, I was astonished to find the behavior of RegionPlot3D changes somewhere after v9 . Consider the following sample: ...
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Possible Compile bug

Bug introduced in 11.3 or earlier The program: ...
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FITS files are importing with different values depending on version

Bug introduced in 11.3 I recently updated to 11.3 and found that my FITS files don't import the same way anymore. I've read a posts about the changes made to FITS imports and can deal with that fine ...
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How to trace value assigned to local variable(variables in Module)?

Bug introduced in v10.1 or earlier and persists through v11.3 CASE:4240757 Here is my code: ...
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How do I prevent plot range clipping errors in a pdf printout?

Bug introduced in 11.3 or earlier I am using Mathematica 11.3 on a Windows 10 computer. I plotted several data sets of mine in a ListLinePlot. While the .pdf file looks perfectly in the current Adobe ...
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Why does this StreamPlot evaluation cause a crash/memory wipe?

Bug introduced in 11.3 or earlier and persisting through 12.0.0 or later EDIT: Reported to Wolfram Support, currently CASE:4238258. For some reason, attempting to evaluate a simple StreamPlot will ...
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Unexpected behavior of the procedure `Area` on the object 'Polygon'

Bug introduced in 11.3 or earlier and fixed on 12.0. Sometimes get a results, sometimes left unevaluated. For instance ...
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Why can't I execute other commands while the dialog is running?

Bug introduced in v10.4 or earlier and persisting through 11.3 CASE:4226661 The code is from the following video: http://www.wolfram.com/broadcast/video.php?sx=Ian%20Johnson&v=2076 ...
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Orderless breaks pattern match

Bug introduced in 10.3 or earlier and persisting through 12.0.0 10.0.2 is not affected. I am perplexed by the effect of Orderless on pattern matching. Starting ...
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Why is IsomorphicGraphQ so very slow (in this instance)

Bug introduced in 10.0 or earlier and persisting through 12.0.0 Can someone explain why the following code does not complete within a reasonable time? ...
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Boxed option does not work with Graph3D

Bug introduced in 10.0 or earlier and fixed in 12.0 Boxed is an Option for Graph3D, however ...
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Strange result of FourierCosCoefficient on $\cos^2 t$

The following strange answers were just reported in Mathematics.SE. The OP was asking about the Fourier cosine series of the function $$\cos^2t=\frac12(1+\cos 2t).$$ That question is about WA, but ...
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Mathematica 10.4 freezes and stops after a few keystrokes [duplicate]

I have found out today that whenever I open a Mathematica notebook and type in no more than two characters, the notebook freezes and abruptly closes. I do not know how to resolve this. There is a ...
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Bug in VectorFieldPlot[] with InterpolatingFunction[]?

Bug introduced in 11.3 or earlier and persisting through 12.0.0 or later While looking at https://mathematica.stackexchange.com/questions/192081/how-do-i-plot-a-divergence, I thought to suggest the ...
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Slight loss of precision when parsing JSON

Exporting to JSON is working well for me under 11.3. The issue present in previous versions seem to be solved: ...
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Option Lighting in the Show function does not work

Bug introduced in 11.2 or earlier and persisting through 12.0 There are something wrong when I try to evaluate the example from Lighting Docs, here is the code: <...
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Why do some uses of PropertyList crash the kernel?

Bug introduced in 10.1.0 or earlier and persisting through 12.0.0 or later A support case with the identification [CASE:4222617] was created. While looking at the question How to evaluate the "...
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GeoHistogram with GeoRange fails with WeightedData

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Slow down training many neural networks (Bug?)

I am working on something in which I need to train a neural network many times with slightly different training data. I noticed that after many training runs the input rate had dropped significantly. ...
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Where is the mistake in computing the particular eigenvector of the following DFT Matrix?

I have the following matrix (the DFT Matrix for N = 3) $$W = \frac{1}{\sqrt{3}}\begin{pmatrix} 1 & 1 & 1 \\ 1 & e^{-\frac{i 2 \pi}{3} } & e^{\frac{i 2 \pi}{3} } \\ 1 & e^{\frac{...
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Why doesn't 'Abort evaluation' properly work when NotebookEvaluate is executed?

The following procedure can be easily aborted using Evaluation > Abort Evaluation menu item: Do[j + k, {j, 1, 10000}, {k, 1, 10000}] But it is not possible if <...
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RegionPlot evaluating NIntegrate before assigning variable values and resulting in non-numerical integrands [duplicate]

I am trying to find the regions where the integral of a function a function is larger than a certain quantity using RegionPlot. For simplicity's sake, let's say the intergal I am looking to plot is is ...
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Not comprehending PowerMod

Bug introduced in 10.3 or earlier and persisting through 11.3.0 or later The bug is not present in 10.0. By definition, PowerMod[a, 1/r, m] finds a modular rth root of a mod m. Here's a pair of ...
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Why this PDE causes internal 1/0 division?

Bug introduced in 11.3 and persisting through 12.0.0 In 11.2 DSolve return unevaluated. Assigned WRI case number 4210941 Using 11.3 on Windows 10, this input <...
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Possible bug in Solve function?

Bug introduced in 10.0 and persisting through 11.3 or later In 11.3.0 for Microsoft Windows (64-bit) (March 7, 2018) writing: ...
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Strange result with an indefinite double sum

Bug introduced in V10.0.2 or earlier and persists through V11.3 (Simplified version - courtesy Lukas Lang - reported [CASE:4208776]) I try to compute ...
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Duplicate solutions in NSolve

In v11.3 NSolve returns a bunch of redundant solutions for the following set of six equations: ...
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DistributeDefinitions is evaluating the definitions, and this only for a large number of definitions

I am using Mathematica 11.3 and this seems to me to be a bug. I would like, if possible, some idea on a workaround. Here is an example of a trivial code that works as expected: ...
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Bug in SumConvergence

Bug introduced in 10.0.1 and fixed in 12.0.0 Version 11.2.0.0 on MacBook Pro: ...
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ErrorListPlot fails to display error bars

ErrorListPlot fails to display error bars for me, for example with the Example in Help ErrorListPlot[Table[{i, RandomReal[0.5]}, {i, 10}]] returns My ...
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Possible bug in OrderDistribution? [Update: Confirmed by Wolfram Research and enqueued.]

Bug Introduced in 11.3 or earlier Initial testing indicates this has been addressed in 12.0 Observe: ...