Re: [R] accessing list elements

From: Sarah Goslee <>
Date: Tue, 29 Jul 2008 13:19:38 -0400

What's v? And w? And what exactly do you want to do?

A small reproducible example would be very helpful. Without knowing what your data look like, it's hard to make helpful suggestions.


On Tue, Jul 29, 2008 at 12:56 PM, Paul Adams <> wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> I have a list which I am trying to calculate a max value.I have the list as w<-c(v[[1]][1],...v[[100]][1]). The problem I am getting is that the function max is saying the list is an "invalid
> type (list) of argument".When I show the element v[[1]][1] it shows as $statistic,V,736.I am only wanting to use the number 736 from v[[1]][1] but am not sure how to access that number only?I believe if I just use the number then I should be able to calculate the max.
> Any help would be appreciated
> Paul

Sarah Goslee

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