ASKSAGE: Sage Q&A Forum - Individual question feedhttp://ask.sagemath.org/questions/Q&A Forum for SageenCopyright Sage, 2010. Some rights reserved under creative commons license.Fri, 11 Jan 2019 06:23:22 -0600A way to infer multiplication?http://ask.sagemath.org/question/44976/a-way-to-infer-multiplication/This might be asking for too much, but is there a way to interpret 5x as 5*x when 5x is not defined as an object? It gets really cumbersome writing *'s all the time. Is there a way to do this currently or is in the plans?Wed, 09 Jan 2019 20:21:01 -0600http://ask.sagemath.org/question/44976/a-way-to-infer-multiplication/Comment by slelievre for <p>This might be asking for too much, but is there a way to interpret 5x as 5*x when 5x is not defined as an object? It gets really cumbersome writing *'s all the time. Is there a way to do this currently or is in the plans?</p>
http://ask.sagemath.org/question/44976/a-way-to-infer-multiplication/?comment=44989#post-id-44989See also
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- [Math Stack Exchange question 1186165: Why can you not omit the '*' sign for multiplication in Sage, Matlab, and other mathematical software?](https://math.stackexchange.com/q/1186165)Thu, 10 Jan 2019 12:28:14 -0600http://ask.sagemath.org/question/44976/a-way-to-infer-multiplication/?comment=44989#post-id-44989Answer by rijndaelxyz for <p>This might be asking for too much, but is there a way to interpret 5x as 5*x when 5x is not defined as an object? It gets really cumbersome writing *'s all the time. Is there a way to do this currently or is in the plans?</p>
http://ask.sagemath.org/question/44976/a-way-to-infer-multiplication/?answer=44981#post-id-44981This can be set with implicit_multiplication() functionThu, 10 Jan 2019 02:03:16 -0600http://ask.sagemath.org/question/44976/a-way-to-infer-multiplication/?answer=44981#post-id-44981Comment by slelievre for <p>This can be set with implicit_multiplication() function</p>
http://ask.sagemath.org/question/44976/a-way-to-infer-multiplication/?comment=45010#post-id-45010Well done. You can accept your own answer to mark the question as solved.Fri, 11 Jan 2019 06:23:22 -0600http://ask.sagemath.org/question/44976/a-way-to-infer-multiplication/?comment=45010#post-id-45010