Re: Simple Question -- Incrementing All Elemnts in A list by 1

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg44339] Re: Simple Question -- Incrementing All Elemnts in A list by 1*From*: "Eckhard Hennig" <aidev at n-o-s-p-a-m.kaninkolo.de>*Date*: Wed, 5 Nov 2003 10:01:55 -0500 (EST)*References*: <bo7pfk$am8$1@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

----- Original Message ----- From: "Thiery Balser" <thiery.balser at gmx.net> To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net Subject: [mg44339] Simple Question -- Incrementing All Elemnts in A list by 1 > I would like to have all elements in a list incremted by a given number > without defining a supplementary function. > > What I've done so far is: > > incFunc[n_]:=n+1; > Map[incFunc,{2,3,4,45,98}] > > which is all fine. It is only that I'm looking for a solution _without_ > defining the mentioned function incFunc. You can do this with a pure function (look up "Function" in the help browser): In[1]:= # + 1 & /@ {2, 3, 4, 45, 98} Out[1]= {3, 4, 5, 46, 99} Best regards, Eckhard -- Dr.-Ing. Eckhard Hennig www.kaninkolo.de/ai aidev \at kaninkolo \dot de