Re: Scalars Instead of Lists with One Element

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg83457] Re: Scalars Instead of Lists with One Element*From*: Helen Read <hpr at together.net>*Date*: Wed, 21 Nov 2007 02:44:29 -0500 (EST)*References*: <fhu75c$72j$1@smc.vnet.net>*Reply-to*: HPR <read at math.uvm.edu>

Gregory Lypny wrote: > Hello everyone, > > Say I have the list x={2, 7}. Is there a command I can use to get 2 > rather than {2} when I ask for x[[1]], and 7 rather than {7} when I > ask for x[[2]]? x[[1]] *does* return 2 and not {2}, and x[[2]] *does* return 7. -- Helen Read University of Vermont