If you'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'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'll explore a wide range of questions by learning how to assemble, process, simulate, and analyze the available data. You'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.