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Re: About Table

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  • Subject: [mg115977] Re: About Table
  • From: Albert Retey <awnl at gmx-topmail.de>
  • Date: Fri, 28 Jan 2011 06:13:01 -0500 (EST)
  • References: <ihrb1f$8or$1@smc.vnet.net>

Am 27.01.2011 09:40, schrieb olfa:
> Hi Mathematica community,
> 
> when evaluating this input (with shift+enter):
> m + Max[Table[A[index1], {index1, i, N}]]
> 
> I obtain the output:
> m + Table[A[index1], {index1, i, N}]
> 
> How to explain why the function Max wasn't maintained (I mean why it
> was ignored by mathematica)???!!!

This if from the "Possible Issues" section of the Max documentation:

"The one-argument form evaluates for any argument:"

when Table does not evaluate, it is a single argument to Max...

hth,

albert


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