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Re: powersum with a function with variable count of parameters


How about f[x_, xi__] := 10^x + Plus @@ (10^{xi})?

f[a,b,c] -> 10^a + 10^b + 10^c


Klamser wrote:
> 
> Hi,
> 
> how can I write a function f[x_,xi__]=10^x+10^xi, that returns
> f[1,2,3]->10^1+10^2+10 ^3.
> 
> When i use the above definition, I only get
> 
> 10^1+10^2^3
> 
> But I want to get
> 
> 10^1+10^2+10 ^3
> 
> Regrads, Peter


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