combining lists

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg5698] combining lists*From*: TTCJ34A at prodigy.com (DR JOHN C ERB)*Date*: Sat, 11 Jan 1997 14:29:01 -0500*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

>I have two lists, x and y, each containing n elements. I would like to >generate a new list, {{x[[1]],y[[1]]}, {x[[2]],y[[2]]},... >{x[[n]],y[[n]]}}, but have been unable to figure out a shorthand for it. >Any help would be much appreciated. Try x={1,3,5}; y={2,4,6}; xy=Transpose[{x,y}] John C. Erb