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R for Data Science

By : Dan Toomey
Book Image

R for Data Science

By: Dan Toomey

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (19 chapters)

Chapter 8. Data Visualization – Plotting

A key visualization technique in R is a plot, whether it is a scatter plot, bar histogram, or even a word cloud. The R system provides quite an array of plotting mechanisms, both built into the basic R system and available in a variety of packages.

This chapter will cover plotting in the following ways:

  • Scatter plots

  • Bars and histograms

  • Word clouds