# A deep dive into R Markdown

Date
Oct 28, 2021 9:30 AM
Location
Room 295, 1155 E 60th St

## Overview

• Review the importance of reproducibility in scientific research
• Identify the major components of R Markdown
• Define knitr chunks
• Implement chunk options to customize output
• Practice different R Markdown formats
• Distinguish between R scripts (.R) and R Markdown documents (.Rmd)

## Before class

• Read chapters 27-29 in R for Data Science for more on R Markdown and document formats
• Review chapter 6 in R for Data Science for more info on scripts