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I want your help to arrange the values of a sequence or function in a tabular form automatically by giving the "seq" command in maple 12.

e.g. $f(n)=n^2$

$$ \begin{array}{|l|l|} \hline n&f(n)\\ \hline0 & 0\\ \hline 1 & 1\\ \hline 2&4\\ \hline 3&9\\ \hline \vdots&\vdots\\\hline \end{array} $$

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The seq command alone doesn't do it, but you can try something like this:

> chart:= proc (head::list, vals::list)   
      Matrix([head, seq(eval(subs(head[1] = vals[i],head)),
         i = 1 .. nops(vals))])
     end proc;

Then, for example:

> chart([x,x^2],[$0..5]);

$$\left[ \begin {array}{cc} x&{x}^{2}\\ 0&0\\ 1&1\\ 2&4\\ 3&9\\ 4 &16\\ 5&25\end {array} \right] $$

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Thank you sir. This program works upto $n=8$ in maple 12. I want to have the sequence upto $\infty$. –  Litun Oct 15 '12 at 4:32
> interface(rtablesize=infinity); –  Robert Israel Oct 15 '12 at 4:44
Thank you sir, Now I want to plot those data points in maple. I don't know the maple code. –  Litun Oct 17 '12 at 13:47
plot(%[2..-1,..],style=point); –  Robert Israel Oct 17 '12 at 14:27
If there is discontinuity at the beginning e.g$$ \begin{array}{|l|l|l|} \hline n&f(n)&g(n)&\cdots\\ \hline0 & 2&1&\cdots\\ \hline 1 & 1&1&\cdots\\ \hline 2&4&8&\cdots\\ \hline 3&9&27&\cdots\\ \hline \vdots&\vdots&\vdots&\vdots\\ \hline \end{array} $$ How to show it in tabular form and the plot in maple? –  Litun Oct 18 '12 at 4:50

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