Re: Why do two equivalent expression give different answers?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg47397] Re: [mg47396] Why do two equivalent expression give different answers?*From*: Andrzej Kozlowski <akoz at mimuw.edu.pl>*Date*: Thu, 8 Apr 2004 05:45:54 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <200404080041.UAA14181@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

On 8 Apr 2004, at 09:41, Konrad Den Ende wrote: > I started Mathematica and went: > > > Plot[ > Table[t^c, {c, 1, 2}], > {t,0.5, 1.2} ] > but it didn't like it. > > So i computed Table[t^c, {c, 1, 4}] explicitly in an other cell and > then > pasted the result into the expression as follows > Plot[ > {t,t^2}, > {t,0.5, 1.2} ] > and then it went well. > > So i have two wonderings. > a) How come there's a difference?! > b) How do i make Mathematica accept what i try to do? > > -- > > Kindly > Konrad > --------------------------------------------------- > May all spammers die an agonizing death; have no burial places; > their souls be chased by demons in Gehenna from one room to > another for all eternity and more. > > Sleep - thing used by ineffective people > as a substitute for coffee > > Ambition - a poor excuse for not having > enough sense to be lazy > --------------------------------------------------- > > > Plot[ Evaluate[Table[t^c, {c, 1, 2}]], {t, 0.5, 1.2} ] Read the documentation for Plot. Andrzej Kozlowski Chiba, Japan http://www.mimuw.edu.pl/~akoz/

**References**:**Why do two equivalent expression give different answers?***From:*chamster@home.se (Konrad Den Ende)