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The Resource Exploring everyday things with R and Ruby, Sau Sheong Chang

Exploring everyday things with R and Ruby, Sau Sheong Chang

Label
Exploring everyday things with R and Ruby
Title
Exploring everyday things with R and Ruby
Statement of responsibility
Sau Sheong Chang
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
If you{u2019}re curious about how things work, this fun and intriguing guide will help you find real answers to everyday problems. By using fundamental math and doing simple programming with the Ruby and R languages, you{u2019}ll learn how to model a problem and work toward a solution. All you need is a basic understanding of programming. After a quick introduction to Ruby and R, you{u2019}ll explore a wide range of questions by learning how to assemble, process, simulate, and analyze the available data. You{u2019}ll learn to see everyday things in a different perspective through simple programs and common sense logic. Once you finish this book, you can begin your own journey of exploration and discovery. Here are some of the questions you{u2019}ll explore: Determine how many restroom stalls can accommodate an office with 70 employees Mine your email to understand your particular emailing habits Use simple audio and video recording devices to calculate your heart rate Create an artificial society{u2014}and analyze its behavioral patterns to learn how specific factors affect our real society
Cataloging source
UMI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chang, Sau Sheong
Dewey number
519.50285/5133
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA276.45.R3
LC item number
C45 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • R (Computer program language)
  • Ruby (Computer program language)
  • Statistics
  • Graphic methods
  • MATHEMATICS
  • MATHEMATICS
  • Graphic methods
  • R (Computer program language)
  • Ruby (Computer program language)
  • Statistics
Label
Exploring everyday things with R and Ruby, Sau Sheong Chang
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Discover the world around you through programming"--PDF cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
813043921
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 233 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781449342210
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • cl0500000170
  • 337e11b8-c6bd-428e-bc33-66a01ebb3db5
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)813043921
Label
Exploring everyday things with R and Ruby, Sau Sheong Chang
Publication
Note
"Discover the world around you through programming"--PDF cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
813043921
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 233 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781449342210
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • cl0500000170
  • 337e11b8-c6bd-428e-bc33-66a01ebb3db5
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)813043921

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