Re: Text["x=" x] reverses order of terms producing the string: 1.2 x=

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg125950] Re: Text["x=" x] reverses order of terms producing the string: 1.2 x=*From*: Narasimham <mathma18 at hotmail.com>*Date*: Mon, 9 Apr 2012 05:33:16 -0400 (EDT)*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@mail-archive0.wolfram.com*References*: <jlrhfc$en3$1@smc.vnet.net>

On Apr 8, 1:15 pm, Daniel <daniel.bent... at gmail.com> wrote: > I don't yet understand the subtleties of evaluation order, but this seems unintuitive. > > I've managed to get the representation I want with Text[StringJoin["x= ", ToString[x]]], > but would prefer both to understand what's happening and reduce verbosity. > > thanks. Left to right, tail of first joined to head of second. XX = Range[1, 9, 2] YY = Range[5, 50, 10] Join[ XX, YY] Narasimham