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Questions tagged [entity]

Questions about Entity expressions and the use of standardized representations of specific real-world entities.

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Is it possible to restrict the arguments for a function to a specific entity type?

I'm trying to wrap my head around how to work with Mathematica for building (computable) domain specific knowledge. One particular thing I didn't quite understand is how to create symbols for ...
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How can I get the time zone of a US ZIP code?

There does not seem to be a direct way to extract the time zone for a ZIP code. Currently, I am first mapping the ZIP code to the states, and then getting the time zones for those states. ...
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Extracting info from Entities

I am trying to look up data of entities, but I imagine I'm not doing it right, or have misunderstood the structure. Here, I try the extract the values of the new SI defining constants, which are ...
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How do I find the list of values for an EntityProperty qualifier?

Cross-Post on Wolfram Community I have an EntityProperty and I know how to get its list of qualifiers. Now how do I figure out the possible values these can take ...
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How do I find the list of available qualifiers for a given EntityProperty?

If you read the docs for EntityProperty you see it can be used with EntityValue to perform qualified selections of data, ...
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How to use an EntityClass

The two formats documented for EntityClass are ...
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Convert Entity Property to String

I am doing some work with my own EntityStores as well as the built in Wolfram Entities. After pulling a subset of data, I am wanting to structure it as a dataset ...
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How to submit new state-by-state information to the Data Repository

I'm interested in algorithms for apportioning seats of Congress to states after every decennial Census, for which I'm using Mathematica to test different functions. To this end, I wrote a Notebook ...
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Matching Aspect Ratios between two GeoGraphics with Entities for GeoRange

I'm making a basic 50-state map of population (using a log scale). Given the usual crucible of figuring out what to do with Hawaii and Alaska, I thought I would make the same ...
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How to get the input string of Entity as output?

I have the following codes:- ...
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How to convert entity to string?

I have an entity city. For example, I run {city} = GeoNearest["City", GeoPosition[{41.8, -87.7}]] and then I got The entity "...
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Why does Short not affect entity lists?

Short seems not to have an effect on the display of the following list of entities, while it works fine on a list of strings. Why is this? Here's the copyable code:...
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Unable to convert degree to number in LatitudeLongitude and “City” Entity

I am trying to convert degree to number for some mathematical transformation. Taking London as an example, the following codes can convert the degree into a number without any problems: Codes that ...
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How to take top 10 built-in function

WolframLanguageSymbol has a property named Frequencies, such as ...
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How to get the satellites launched on a certain day

After getting all satellite names using: allSatelliteObjects=SatelliteData[]; I see there are a lot of them: ...
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list of dates for vernal equinox

I'm trying to get a list of dates and times of the vernal equinox for the last 30 years (or some other time interval). I'm flailing about and really have gotten nowhere. When I've tried typing ...
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Conditional access to entities in Wolfram knowledge base

I am trying to get the name of stars that are in a range of distances from the Sun. The Input I have tried is: ...
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Timeout in implicit Wolfram|Alpha calls, but WolframAlpha works

In general we expect this to work: Quantity["Speed of light"] Quantity[1, "SpeedOfLight"] And it does because it can make use of Wolfram|Alpha. Oddly, though, ...
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Why some result of CityData is List[entity]?

Why one entity is a List Object? There are many such cases. They are in one level/one region/province. ...
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Change units in PlanetData[“Earth”, “Diameter”] from miles to km

When I enter AstronomicalData["Earth", "Radius"] I get Quantity[6.3674447*10^6, "Meters"] I would have preferred kilometers, ...
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Mistake in Mathematica administrative division data in Africa

I would like to, firstly, report that, I think there are a number of mistakes in the administrative level data. Or, at least, it is not clear to me why there should be differences in some definitions ...
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Why “Inception V3 Trained on ImageNet Competition Data” have 1001 outputs?

There are 6 pre-trained models on ImageNet in NetModel. ...
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What is the syntax for `EntityProperty` `“Date”` and `“DateRange”` Qualifiers?

Does anyone know how to get EntityProperty "Date" and "DateRange" qualifiers to return data? ...
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How to add city markers to a map of Germany?

I'm trying to draw markers for a list of Germany ZIP codes onto a map. Following the official documentation, it seems as if using GeoMarkeron values like ...
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Generate the complement of the Earth's land mass polygons

I would like to get polygon covering of all water area of earth. I though of doing by inverting Polygon[EntityClass["Country", "LandMasses"]] How do i invert ...
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ImageIdentify category specification

There is an instance in the reference for ImageIdentify were a category is specified. Here it is: ...
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Cases and Entity

When extracting the "name" of an Entity one has CommonName. Good. Before I discovered this, I simply applied a rule like: ...
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Can I build my own curated data function?

I love the huge curated datasets, but they don't cover everything. I have my own huge dataset which is too much to distribute as an EntityStore so is there a way to ...
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Listing Persons of a Certain Occupation using PersonData

I am trying to generate a list of people that Mathematica knows about that have a certain occupation. Using the PersonData[] command I can get a list of all 285,...
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Geo data load issues: Texas is missing from GeoRegionValuePlot in v11, but only when mapping US states

UPDATE: this is not a global Mathematica issue, but a data load issue on a local machine. Does anyone know how to clear Geo cache and reload the data? I've also noticed on this machine that ...
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How to download Entity data for an interval of dates

I am interested in downloading "TropicalStorm" data for hurricanes with the highest "WindSpeed" occurring in the years 1990 ...
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Use of ContainsAny in EntityClass

The documentation page for EntityClass states that Property values in implicitly defined entity classes may make use of Quantity (and intervals of Quantity) for ...
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List of mathematicians

How to make a list of mathematicians by using Mathematica? There are $284387$ person entity in Mathematica, but I need only mathematician entity I tried something like this ...
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How to discover an EntityProperty's qualifiers?

EntityPropertys have a qualifier form in the documentation, $\text{EntityProperty}\left[\text{type},\text{pname},\left\{\text{qual}_1\to \text{val}_1,\text{qual}_2\...
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Using EntityStore and related functions in a NoSQL-database scenario

In a lot of engineering tasks one ends up with massive amounts of .txt or .csv files from various measurement systems (oscilloscopes, temperature probes etc.) that usually end up on a local or central ...
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Using the Knowledgebase if you don't know the exact name of an EntityProperty

In the Wolfram Knowledgebase, how would you find the precise name of an EntityProperty, without scrolling through the whole list of them? For example, suppose I ...
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Knowledge Domains

What function will return a list of all the domains in the knowledge representation? The Mathematica reference lists CountryData, CityData, ChemicalData, FinancialData, WeatherData, WordData, ...
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Converting types of administrative data

I want to aggregate the data that Wolfram has on ZIP codes and administrative divisions. I know that administrative divisions have a ZIPCodes property, but it always seems to be empty. Is there a ...
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List of extinct animals

There is a list of endangered species EntityList[EntityClass["Species", "EndangeredSpecies"]] How to make a list of extinct animals by using Mathematica?
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Number of anatomical entity which are able to obtain a 3D model

There are $83294$ entity in anatomical data How to find a number of anatomical entity which are able to obtain a 3D model? for instance, I tried:
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Random given name

How to take a 3 random given name? I tried:
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Changing color of edge and face of polygon [closed]

How can I change color, FaceForm and EdgeForm of Georgia on the folowing map? ...
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How To Improve Mathematica StarData Performance When Compared To AstronomicalData

My tests of using AstronomicalData versus StarData show that StarData requests are 15 times ...
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How to know the meaning of EntityProperty of an Entity [duplicate]

Backgroud: This is an exactly duplicate post with this.That post have colosed result I cannot post my solution.But I think this is a very meaningful question still.So I post it again. Question How ...
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How to turn a colour entity into a colour directive?

I am not experienced with Wolfram Knowledgebase queries and working with entities. What is the "correct" way to convert a colour entity into a colour directive? Example: ...
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How to import data about mountain and then plot it?

There is a code for the Mount Everest ...
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How can I use Mathematica to sort the US Congressional Districts by Perimeter÷Area

The United States is divided into 435 congressional districts. Some of their shapes can be really strange due to gerrymandering. I think that I can find very gerrymandered congressional districts if ...
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Is there a Wikidata - based Entity system yet?

Wikidata.org seems to have a similar goal as the new Entity/EntityProperty Wolfram-knowledge base system. The differences are that Wikidata is open, promising faster expansion and fixing, but of ...
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How to extract the displayed name of an entity

Entities are typically displayed in their elided form: It's useful when exploring the output of EntityList to have access to the canonical name of the ...
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Working with StarData Versus AstronomicalData

Using AstronomicalData I could easily do something like: ...