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Re: Partition

  • To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net
  • Subject: [mg71657] Re: [mg71611] Partition
  • From: Sseziwa Mukasa <mukasa at jeol.com>
  • Date: Sun, 26 Nov 2006 03:48:38 -0500 (EST)
  • References: <200611251036.FAA15445@smc.vnet.net>

On Nov 25, 2006, at 5:36 AM, KFUPM wrote:

> Dear All
>
> I have a very large list of numbers that look like this: ( although the
> size is different)
>
> list={a,b,c,d,e,f,g,h,i,j,k,l,m,n,o}
>
> And i need to rewrite the list into
>
> list2={a,{b,c,d,e},f,{g,h,i,j,},k,{l,m,n,o}}
>
> Since my list is too big, i need Mathematica to do it for me regardless
> of the site of the list.
>

list2=(Sequence@@{First[#],Rest[#]})&/@Partition[list,5]

Regards,

Ssezi


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    • Partition
      • From: "KFUPM" <hussain.alqahtani@gmail.com>
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