Selecting Variables and Observations

  • Robert A. Muenchen
  • Joseph M. Hilbe
Part of the Statistics and Computing book series (SCO)


In the previous two chapters, we focused on selecting variables and observations separately. You can combine those approaches to select both variables and observations at the same time. As an example, we will use the various methods to select the variables workshop and q1 to q4 for only the males.


Character Index Data Frame Data Subset Index Vector Numeric Index 
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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Statistical Consulting Center, Stokeley Management CenterUniversity of Tennessee Office of Information TechnologyKnoxvilleUSA
  2. 2.FlorenceUSA

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