Re: Noah's List

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg5695] Re: [mg5673] Noah's List*From*: Sherman Reed <Sherman.Reed at worldnet.att.net>*Date*: Sat, 11 Jan 1997 14:29:00 -0500*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

At 04:22 PM 1/7/97 +0000, you wrote: >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. > >-- >HaHa >Rarebit Dreams > > > here is a simple but elegant way due to N. Blachman list1={x1,x2,x3,x4,x5} list2={y1,y2,y3,y4,y5} Transpose[{list1,list2}] of course, one could use a for loop and brute force. Sherman C. Reed >