How to Write a Function in R: Beginning R Programming – Part 11

Functions allow us to reuse code, saving us from having to re-write the same code again and again. Learn how to write a function in R starting with the main components of a function and then creating a simple function in R.

Prerequisites:
Data Set
How to Install R

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

Start at the Beginning: 
“Hello World” Program

Full Series:
Beginning R Programming

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Rebecca Merrett
About The Author
- 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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