Re: [R] mean computation for external data

From: John Kane <jrkrideau_at_yahoo.ca>
Date: Thu, 06 Nov 2008 10:20:25 -0800 (PST)


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kurtosis
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> From: christabel_jane prudencio <tekiss_cjaye_at_yahoo.com>
> Subject: [R] mean computation for external data
> To: r-help_at_r-project.org
> Received: Thursday, November 6, 2008, 6:07 AM
> I have an external data (.txt) for
> annual peak flood. The first column is the year, second
> column is the
> observation date, and the last is the observed discharge.
> My task is to
> calculate the mean, skewness and kurtosis of the said data.
> I was advised to use
> read.table() to read the entire data. Please help me on how
> to perform the
> required computation. I am obviously a new user of this
> statistical software.
> Thank you so much for helping.
>
> Christabel Jane P. Rubio
> M.S. Student
> Water Resources Engineering
> Dept. of Construction & Environmental Engineering
> Kongju National University (Cheonan Campus)
> 102th Office,The 5th Engineering Building,
> 275, Budae-dong, Cheonan-si, Chungnam-do, 330-717, Korea
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