Calling Pre-built Functions in R: Beginning R Programming – Part 9

R is loaded with pre-built functions to help you carry out routine data science tasks. Whether it is data manipulation, modeling or doing calculations on the data, there is likely a package containing a collection of pre-built functions to help you implement a task. Learn how to call a function in R, and how to install and load an R package to make use of its pre-built functions.

Prerequisites:
Data Set
How to Install R

Part 10: 
Control Statements in R: For Loop, If, and Else

Part 8: 
Understanding Factors in R

Full Series:
Beginning R Programming

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Rebecca Merrett
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- Rebecca holds a bachelor’s degree of information and media from the University of Technology Sydney and a post graduate diploma in mathematics and statistics from the University of Southern Queensland. She has a background in technical writing for games dev and has written for tech publications.

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