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Re: Applying a list of functions to a single number


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?
> 
> 



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