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Instant R Starter by Donato Teutonico

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Chapter 1. Instant R Starter

Welcome to Instant R Starter. This book has been created especially to provide you with all the information that you need to set up with R. You will learn the basics of R, get started with manipulation of R objects, write your own functions, and discover some tips and tricks for using R.

This document contains the following sections:

So, what is R? shows you what R actually is, what you can do with it, and why it’s so great.

Installation teaches you how to download and install R with a few easy steps and then set it up so that you can use it as soon as possible.

Quick start – R language will make you familiar with the R language. You will learn how to create different objects (vectors, matrices, data frames) and you ...

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