stem {graphics}R Documentation

Stem-and-Leaf Plots

Description

stem produces a stem-and-leaf plot of the values in x. The parameter scale can be used to expand the scale of the plot. A value of scale=2 will cause the plot to be roughly twice as long as the default.

Usage

stem(x, scale = 1, width = 80, atom = 1e-08)

Arguments

x a numeric vector.
scale This controls the plot length.
width The desired width of plot.
atom a tolerance.

References

Becker, R. A., Chambers, J. M. and Wilks, A. R. (1988) The New S Language. Wadsworth & Brooks/Cole.

Examples

stem(islands)
stem(log10(islands))

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