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3. Basic Syntax

Eric Goh Ming Hui1 
Singapore, Singapore

You will use R for applied statistics, which can be used in the data understanding and modeling stages of the CRISP-DM data mining model. R programming is a programming language with object-oriented programming features. R programming was created for statistics and is used in the academic and research fields. However, before you go into statistics, you need to learn to program R scripts.

In this chapter, you will explore the syntax of R programming. I will discuss the R console and code editor in RStudio, as well as R objects and the data structure of R programming, from variables ...

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