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adding lists term by term

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  • Subject: [mg113638] adding lists term by term
  • From: "Trevor Rabey" < at>
  • Date: Fri, 5 Nov 2010 05:14:03 -0500 (EST)

When I type this:


I get:

Syntax::sntxf: "{-(1/2),1}+" cannot be followed by "{17/13,17/52}".

Syntax::sntxi: Incomplete expression; more input is needed.

But if I copy the example from the Mathematica help:


and replace the a,b,c,d with my numbers, it works and gives me an array 
added element by element.
Driving me crazy. What gives?

Trevor Rabey 

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