Re: Tabling

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg72381] Re: Tabling*From*: Jean-Marc Gulliet <jeanmarc.gulliet at gmail.com>*Date*: Sat, 23 Dec 2006 06:14:41 -0500 (EST)*Organization*: The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK*References*: <emggd5$2ic$1@smc.vnet.net>

JGBoone at gmail.com wrote: > So I am having a problem running a Table[Table[,{}],{}]. It's just > giving the findings of the first table and printing it however many > times I tell the Second table. Any ideas how to get first table to > rerun so i can get different vaules in the second table. Could you please post an actual example of nested table expressions that does not yield what you expected? It difficult to help you more since the default behavior is that inner table expressions are always re-executed as you can see in the following examples: In[1]:= Table[Table[i + i, {j, 1, 3}], {i, 1, 5}] Out[1]= {{2,2,2},{4,4,4},{6,6,6},{8,8,8},{10,10,10}} In[2]:= Table[Table[Random[], {3}], {5}] Out[2]= {{0.695828,0.297336,0.293787},{0.808603, 0.86753,0.370029},{0.07408,0.61986,0.331115},{0.381885, 0.0654143,0.772265},{0.686679,0.732357,0.953552}} The above expression is indeed equivalent to this one In[3]:= Table[Random[], {5}, {3}] Out[3]= {{0.178237,0.625166,0.754389},{0.279229, 0.774446,0.29723},{0.508713,0.477397,0.695054},{0.601403, 0.211377,0.18361},{0.886451,0.733873,0.841348}} Regards, Jean-Marc