Re: FactorTerms

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg46087] Re: FactorTerms*From*: carlos at colorado.edu (Carlos Felippa)*Date*: Thu, 5 Feb 2004 04:03:06 -0500 (EST)*References*: <bvq7cg$5lb$1@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Many thanks to all who responded. David Lichtblau pointed out that there is a built-in FactorTermsList, which does exactly what I need: PA=16*a0 + 16*a1*z + 16*a2*z^2 + 16*a3*z^3 + 16*a4*z^4 FactorTermsList[PA] {16, a0 + a1*z + a2*z^2 + a3*z^3 + a4*z^4}