[R] Correlation Matrix

From: Dmitry Berman <ravenblur_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 07 Apr 2011 15:09:31 -0400


I have a question regarding correlation matrices. It is fairly straight forward to build a correlation matrix of an entire data frame. I simply use the command cor(MyDataFrame). However, what I would like to do is construct a smaller correlation matrix using just three of the variable out of my data set.

When I run this:
cor(MyDataFrame$variable1, MyDataFrame$variable2,MyDataFrame$variable3) I get an error.

Is there a way to do this through a built in function or is this something I have to construct manually?


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