Re: more elements in a list

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg32269] Re: [mg32241] more elements in a list*From*: Sseziwa Mukasa <mukasa at jeol.com>*Date*: Wed, 9 Jan 2002 23:37:27 -0500 (EST)*Organization*: JEOL (USA) Ltd.*References*: <200201090817.DAA23662@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

merkat wrote: > Hi , > > How do I multiply the number of elements in a list? > I have the lists: > {a,b,c} and > {2,5,4} > > the result should be: > {a,a,b,b,b,b,b,c,c,c,c} > > Merkat You could use mult[a_,b_]:=Flatten[Table[#[[1]],{#[[2]]}]&/@Transpose[{a,b}]] Ssezi

**References**:**more elements in a list***From:*merkat <cabanc@hotmail.com>