Array of 2^n

Artie Gold agold at bga.com
Sun Oct 21 05:17:25 CEST 2001


Moshe wrote:
> 
> Okay, python newbie here. I'm liking what I see, but it seems like there
> are holes in the features of python's objects. I remember programming in
> squeak (an extension of smalltalk), and you could do complex operations on
> lists, and it would apply the result to each item. I want to make a n-item
> list such that mylist[i] = 2**i. How can I generate such a list in Python?
> 
As an example, suppose you wanted the first 10 powers of 2 (i.e. 2**0 to
2**9)

map(lambda x: 2**x, range(0,10)) 

would do it. Ayn b'ah'yah.

HTH,
--ag
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