This is documentation for Mathematica 4, which was
based on an earlier version of the Wolfram Language.
View current documentation (Version 11.2)

IfSwitch

Which

FilledSmallSquareWhich[, , , , ... ] evaluates each of the in turn, returning the value of the corresponding to the first one that yields True.

FilledSmallSquare Example: Which[1==2, x, 1==1, y] LongRightArrow.

FilledSmallSquareWhich has attribute HoldAll.

FilledSmallSquare If any of the evaluated by Which give neither True nor False, then a Which object containing these remaining elements is returned unevaluated.

FilledSmallSquare You can make Which return a "default value" by taking the last to be True.

FilledSmallSquare If all the evaluate to False, Which returns Null.

FilledSmallSquare See The Mathematica Book: Section 2.5.8.

FilledSmallSquare See also: Switch, If.

Further Examples

IfSwitch