Re: Mathematica syntax

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg87928] Re: [mg87877] Mathematica syntax*From*: "W_Craig Carter" <ccarter at mit.edu>*Date*: Sat, 19 Apr 2008 23:54:41 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <200804190734.DAA09787@smc.vnet.net>

On Sat, Apr 19, 2008 at 3:34 AM, <c.justin88 at gmail.com> wrote: > An error is yielded with the below segment: > > l4**2*m1*phidd - l3**2*m2*psidd + > - l1**2*m1*thdd + l4**2*m1*thdd + l2**2*m2*thdd + > - l3**2*m2*thdd + (l1**2*mb*thdd)/3. - > - (l1*l2*mb*thdd)/3. + (l2**2*mb*thdd)/3. - > - l1*l4*m1*(phidd + 2*thdd)*Cos(phi) + I believe it may arise from, among other things, Cos(phi) where you probably mean Cos[phi]. Also, I don't think Mathematica recognizes the ** as exponentiation as I think you intend: n.b. 2^3 is 8 Regards. Craog -- W. Craig Carter

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