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Re: How to get a ordered text combining Text and values

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  • Subject: [mg89802] Re: [mg89755] How to get a ordered text combining Text and values
  • From: "J. McKenzie Alexander" <jalex at lse.ac.uk>
  • Date: Sat, 21 Jun 2008 05:28:49 -0400 (EDT)
  • References: <200806191028.GAA28109@smc.vnet.net>

StringForm is what you want, as it is a bit like C's printf. You may  
need to wrap it with ToString.

In[2]:= ToString@StringForm["One: ``, Two: ``, Three: ``", 1, 2, 3]

Out[2]= "One: 1, Two: 2, Three: 3"


On 19 Jun 2008, at 11:28, Miguel wrote:

> How can I to get a correct label in this case:
> In[]: k=18;
> Text["My curve for" k "units"]
>
> Out[]: My curve for 18 units
>
> Thanks
>

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Dr J. McKenzie Alexander
Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method
London School of Economics and Political Science
Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE




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