Re: [R] (no subject)

From: Chuck Cleland <ccleland_at_optonline.net>
Date: Fri 24 Jun 2005 - 01:55:37 EST

 > x <- c(167.8, 292.8, 363.3, 1.9, 115.25)

 > my.decimals <- x - trunc(x)

 > my.decimals
[1] 0.80 0.80 0.30 0.90 0.25

Bernard L. Dillard wrote:
> Hello Rers:
>
> Let's say I have a column that looks like this:
>
> Column
> 167.8
> 292.8
> 363.3
> 1.9
> 115.25
>
> I want to manipulate the above data such that I only end up with this same
> column but only with its decimals and not its whole numbers. So the new
> column would look like this (but the real column is VERY long):
>
> Column
> .8
> .8
> .3
> .9
> .25
>
> Any suggestions about how I could do this?
>
>

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