Inserting the value of a current variable (symbol) in a text cell?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg9314] Inserting the value of a current variable (symbol) in a text cell?*From*: siegman at ee.stanford.edu (AES)*Date*: Mon, 27 Oct 1997 02:47:29 -0500*Organization*: Stanford University*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Assuming a given symbol ("x", say) has previously been given a numerical value (x=<x-value>, say), is there a simple way to have that numerical value appear in the text in a text cell? E.g., have the text in a cell read, "Using our previous assumption that x = <x-value>, we can show that . . . " Email reply appreciated: siegman at stanford.edu