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This document is a hands-on tutorial on R, a powerful statistical analysis software. The tutorial is prepared for the course Seminar in Methodology and Statistics course taught by John Nerbonne in University of Groningen.
The aim of the exercises is to provide a hands-on tutorial on some statistical analysis procedures that are common in various branches of linguistics. This tutorial assumes that you are familiar with basic statistical concepts. However, no initial knowledge of R is assumed.
HTML version of this tutorial makes use of MathML. Too see the mathematical formulas correctly you should use a MathML capable browser. Recent versions of Firefox works out of the box, for other browsers you may need additional plugins. Alternatively, you can download and use the PDF version of the complete exercise set. PDF version is also useful if you prefer to have a printed version of the exercises.