Re: Applying a list of functions to a single number

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg74524] Re: [mg74478] Applying a list of functions to a single number*From*: Bob Hanlon <hanlonr at cox.net>*Date*: Sat, 24 Mar 2007 05:17:53 -0500 (EST)*Reply-to*: hanlonr at cox.net

square[x_]:=x^2; cube[x_]:=x^3; #[5]&/@{square,cube} {25,125} #@5&/@{square,cube} {25,125} Bob Hanlon ---- siewsk at bp.com wrote: > Applying a list of functions to a single number > ================================= > > I have > > Square[x_]:=x^2 > Cube[x_]:=x^3 > > I have tried > > In[2]:={Square,Cube} @ 5 > > Out[2]:= {Square,Cube}[5] > > But what I wanted is a list containing > > {25,125} > > Obviously I'm doing this the wrong way. What is the correct way? > >