for_each,generate,transform

std::for_each

template<class InputIterator, class Function>
  Function for_each(InputIterator first, InputIterator last, Function fn)
{
  while (first!=last) {
    fn (*first);
    ++first;
  }
  return fn;      // or, since C++11: return move(fn);
}

std::generate

template <class ForwardIterator, class Generator>
  void generate ( ForwardIterator first, ForwardIterator last, Generator gen )
{
  while (first != last) {
    *first = gen();
    ++first;
  }
}

std::transform

template <class InputIterator, class OutputIterator, class UnaryOperator>
  OutputIterator transform (InputIterator first1, InputIterator last1,
                            OutputIterator result, UnaryOperator op)
{
  while (first1 != last1) {
    *result = op(*first1);  // or: *result=binary_op(*first1,*first2++);
    ++result; ++first1;
  }
  return result;
}