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Re: why won't this work??

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  • Subject: Re: why won't this work??
  • From: a_rubin at dsg4.dse.beckman.com (arthur rubin)
  • Date: Fri, 3 Apr 92 07:32:59 PST

antonyc at cco.caltech.edu (Antony Chan) writes:

>i was wondering why this doesn't work:

>Plot[Table[Normal[Series[Sin[x],{x,0,i}]],{i,1,10,2}],{x,-10,10}]

>without the Plot[], it generates the right series, but it gives
>errors trying to plot. additionally, if I type in the list of
>series it gives me, it works fine.
>(btw, Mma 2.0 for msdos 386/387)

Try "Evaluate"ing ("Release"ing in V 1.2) the "Table", as:

In[2]:= Plot[Evaluate[Table[Normal[Series[Sin[x],{x,0,i}]],{i,1,10,2}]],{x,-10,10}]

Out[2]= -Graphics-





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