hist.scott

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Plot a Histogram with Automatic Bin Width Selection

Plot a histogram with automatic bin width selection, using the Scott or Freedman--Diaconis formulae.

Keywords
hplot, dplot
Usage
hist.scott(x, prob = TRUE, xlab = deparse(substitute(x)), ...)
hist.FD(x, prob = TRUE, xlab = deparse(substitute(x)), ...)
Arguments
x
A data vector
prob
Should the plot have unit area, so be a density estimate?
xlab, ...
Further arguments to hist.
Value

  • For the nclass.* functions, the suggested number of classes.

Side Effects

Plot a histogram.

References

Venables, W. N. and Ripley, B. D. (2002) Modern Applied Statistics with S. Springer.

See Also

hist

Aliases
  • hist.scott
  • hist.FD
Documentation reproduced from package MASS, version 7.3-19, License: GPL-2 | GPL-3

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