This guide uses an inventive role-playing approach to teaching the most effective data analysis techniques using R. Entertaining and involving, it comes with examples, screenshots, and code for fast learning.
An easy introduction for people who are new to R, with plenty of strong examples for you to work through
This book will take you on a journey to learn R as the strategist for an ancient Chinese kingdom!
A step by step guide to understand R, its benefits, and how to use it to maximize the impact of your data analysis
A practical guide to conduct and communicate your data analysis with R in the most effective manner
In Detail
R is a data analysis tool, graphical environment, and programming language. Without any prior experience in programming or statistical software, this book will help you quickly become a knowledgeable user of R. Now is the time to take control of your data and start producing superior statistical analysis with R.
This book will take you on a journey as the strategist for an ancient Chinese kingdom. Along the way, you will learn how to use R to arrive at practical solutions and how to effectively communicate your results. Ultimately, the fate of the kingdom depends on your ability to make informed, data-driven decisions with R.
You have unexpectedly been thrust into the role of lead strategist for the kingdom. After you install your predecessor's mysterious data analysis tool, you will begin to explore its fundamental elements. Next, you will use R to import and organize your data. Then, you will use functions and statistical analysis to arrive at potential courses of action. Subsequently, you will design your own functions to assess the practical impacts of your predictions. Lastly, you will focus on communicating your results through the use of charts, plots, graphs, and custom built visualizations. The fate of the kingdom is in your hands. Your rapid development as a master R strategist is the key to future success.
A step by step guide to organize, analyze, and visualize your data in R.