What is R? R is a programming language that is commonly used for statistical analisis. RStudio, is the open-source software for R that is widely in MSU's Statistics courses. Here are some basics to help you understand more.
To use R, first know that it is a suite or package of software that interact together to provide you with the best experience in statistical coding. You will need to install the package, which comes in 3 parts. You will need to install all 3 in the order provided here. Follow these step or check out the MSU Installing R tutorial.
Installing a code package
That's it! You are now ready to go.