Re: Combining Lists?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg8596] Re: [mg8572] Combining Lists?*From*: mabi at solidmr.kun.nl (Marlies Brinksma)*Date*: Tue, 9 Sep 1997 03:07:14 -0400*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

> > I think this is a pretty easy question so I hope someone will be able > to answer it, I just can't figure out how to do it. If you have two > lists, for example {1, 2, 3} and {4, 5, 6}. Is there a command to > combine them into a series of XY pairs like {{1, 4}, {2, 5}, {3, 6}}? > The book doesn't seem to have such a command, but I suspect one exists. > Thanks for any help you can provide. > Hi, The following input in Mathematica performs what you wanted: In[8]:= MapThread[List,{{1,2,3},{4,5,6}}] Out[8]= {{1,4},{2,5},{3,6}} Marlies Brinksma