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Re: Mathematica and Symbolic Manipulation

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  • Subject: [mg114276] Re: Mathematica and Symbolic Manipulation
  • From: Andrea <btlgs2000 at gmail.com>
  • Date: Mon, 29 Nov 2010 06:10:12 -0500 (EST)
  • References: <ictg1v$mkc$1@smc.vnet.net>

On Nov 28, 12:56 pm, olfa <olfa.mra... at yahoo.fr> wrote:
> Dear All,
>
> I'm facing a big problem with Mathematica because I need to use it
> SYMBOLICALLY for many functions like:
> 1)Nest[f,x,i] (without knowing the value of i)
> 2)Table[exp,{index,i,n}] (without knowing the values of i and n)
> 3)Rest[m] such that m is a symbolic list (without knowing its concrete
> elements)
>
> How to deal with that?
> Thank you for your help.

I olfa,
what do you mean for simbolically use of these functions?
When you write them Mathematica just keep them unevaluated, just
writing some message that you can suppress ( look at tutorial/Messages
section of reference for info).
This is not the result you want?
Andrea


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