Version 1.2.0

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Alan T. Arnholt

BSDA: Functions and data sets for the text Basic Statistics and Data Analysis

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The package is available for download from CRAN.

You may download the most recent version using the devtools function install_github() to install BSDA in R.

However, you need to make sure you’re set up to develop packages. This is platform specific:

You can check everything is installed correctly with the has_devel() function from the devtools package. Type the following at the R prompt:

install.packages("devtools", dependencies = TRUE)    

If everything is installed correctly, the function will print some output and then return TRUE.

To install the BSDA package, type the following at the R prompt:


It is possible to install BSDA with GIT and the R CMD build assuming you have GIT installed and the appropriate tools to build R from source.

git clone
R CMD build BSDA