Re: Mathematica Help Urgent (Very New Beginner)

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg93362] Re: Mathematica Help Urgent (Very New Beginner)*From*: WetBlanket <Wyvern864 at gmail.com>*Date*: Wed, 5 Nov 2008 04:52:41 -0500 (EST)*References*: <gepavq$se3$1@smc.vnet.net>

On Nov 4, 5:17 am, Derek <derekcas... at yahoo.com> wrote: > I am just beginning to learn to use Mathematica, and need to create a table of values. I would like to be able to input x-values and have the table display f(x), f'(x), and possibly f''(x) for a given function. I have already specified the function, and I have found the following input creates tables: > > Table[{x,f[x]},{x,-5,5,.5}] > > My problem is this: I would like to input specifc x-values, rather than use set intervals as defined in {x,-5,5,.5} above. Is there a way to specify a list of specific x values so that Mathematica computes the values of f[x] in table form? > > Any help would be greatly, greatly appreciated. Thanks. Try In[1]:=Table[{f[x], f'[x], f''[x]}, {x, {1, 3, 5}}] // TableForm Out[1]//TableForm = f[1] f'[1] f''[1] f[3] f'[3] f''[3] f[5] f'[5] f''[5]