Re: Output comes same as input in Mathematica

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg93452] Re: Output comes same as input in Mathematica*From*: Bill Rowe <readnews at sbcglobal.net>*Date*: Sat, 8 Nov 2008 04:01:11 -0500 (EST)

On 11/7/08 at 6:00 AM, a.akshay87 at gmail.com (Akshay) wrote: >i am new to mathematica and am using mathematica 5.0. i need to use >a function Pade for a project. >in mathematica help browser, i found a few relevant illustrations. >but when i give the same command as in any of the illustrations, the >output comes out to be the same command, instead of the output shown >in the illustration. >the illustration is In[1]=Pade[Cos[x], {x, 0, 2, 4}] >Out[1]=(1-61*(x^2)/150)/(1+(7*(x^2)/75)+((x^4)/200)) >here's what i get In[1]=Pade[Cos[x], {x, 0, 2, 4}] >Out[1]=Pade[Cos[x], {x, 0, 2, 4}] Before you can use this function you have to load the package that defines it. This can be done with either of: <<Calculus`Pade` Needs["Calculus`Pade`"] Do this first in a fresh session then try the example.