R History & Basics 4

R Basic Quiz: The R language is a free and open source language developed by Ross Ihaka and Robert Gentleman in 1991 at the University of Auckland, New Zealand. The R Language is used for statistical computing and graphics to clean, analyze, and graph your data.

1. One limitation of R is that its functionality is based on _________


2. The public version of R released in 2000 was


3. R funtionality is divided into a number of _______


4. Which package contains most fundamental functions to run R?


5. R Runs on the _________ operating system


6. The “base” R system can be downloaded from


7. The wrong statement from the following is:


8. The following packages do not contain in “base” R system?


9. Which of the following is a recommended package in R


10. What is the output of getOption(“defaultPackages”) in R Studio?


11. which of the following is a “base” package for R language?


12. The primary source code copyright for R is held by the


13. Which of the following is used for Statistical analysis in the R language?


14. In which year the R-Core Team was formed?


15. The primary R system is available from the ______


16. R is published under the ______ General Public License version.


17. Which of the following is the wrong statement:


18. Advanced users of R can write _______ code to manipulate R objects directly