Generating Data

Part of the Statistics and Computing book series (SCO)


Generating data is far more important to R users than it is to SAS or SPSS users. As we have seen, many R functions are controlled by numeric, character, or logical vectors. You can generate those vectors using the methods in this chapter, making quick work of otherwise tedious tasks.


Generate Data Sample Function Input Program Tedious Task Random Number Seed 
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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Research Computing SupportUniversity of TennesseeKnoxvilleUSA

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