Re: Polynomial to List

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg76930] Re: [mg76897] Polynomial to List*From*: János <janos.lobb at yale.edu>*Date*: Wed, 30 May 2007 05:21:10 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <200705290907.FAA04110@smc.vnet.net>

On May 29, 2007, at 5:07 AM, Nick Hoffman wrote: > I have a polynomial, > Lets say: > > 1 + x + x^2 + x^3 + x^4 > > > and all I need to do is get that into a list of this form > > {x^4, x^3, x^2, x, 1} > > Any help would be greatly appreciated! Thanks! > Here is a newbie approach: In[4]:= Reverse[Table[(1 + x + x^2 + x^3 + x^4)[[i]], {i, 1, Length[1 + x + x^2 + x^3 + x^4]}]] Out[4]= {x^4, x^3, x^2, x, 1} J=E1nos ---------------------------------------------- Trying to argue with a politician is like lifting up the head of a corpse. (S. Lem: His Master Voice)

**References**:**Polynomial to List***From:*"Nick Hoffman" <hoffmannick@gmail.com>