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  1. Create a new RStudio project

  2. Download data from https://rfor.us/penguins.

  3. Copy the data into the RStudio project you've created

  4. Create a new R Script file and add code to import your data (refer to the Import Data lesson from Getting Started with R course, if necessary)

  5. Save your R Script file

Heads up! Please make sure to download the data file linked above. If you don't download this file and use the penguins_data.csv file from the Getting Started with R course, you will run into issues.

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Charles Obiorah

Charles Obiorah

March 4, 2024

I am happy to be here. However, I am finding it hard to downloadhttps://rfor.us/penguins I tried using both Chrome and Microsoft Edge to no avail. And I did not block any download purposely. How else can I achieve the download, or receive the file so I can progress please

David Keyes

David Keyes Founder

March 4, 2024

You can also download the file here: https://fundamentalsv2.rfortherestofus.com/penguins.csv

Lisa Ellsworth

Lisa Ellsworth

March 21, 2024

Where can we find the solutions to check work? Thanks!

David Keyes

David Keyes Founder

March 21, 2024

I didn't record a solutions video for this lesson because it is doing the exact same thing as I demonstrate in the video. If you still need help, please let me know.

Judith Pohla

Judith Pohla

March 21, 2024

Hi David. Where do we click to find the solutions? I need help with running my data with read_csv

David Keyes

David Keyes Founder

March 21, 2024

I didn't record a solutions video for this lesson because it is doing the exact same thing as I demonstrate in the video. If you still need help, please let me know.

Sazid Khan

Sazid Khan

May 30, 2024

Pending approval

I can not download data from the given link. Whenever i goes to the link it says " Looks like you've followed a broken link or entered a URL that doesn't exist on this site". What should i do?

David Keyes

David Keyes Founder

May 30, 2024

Sorry about that! Please try again now (I fixed the link).

Sazid Khan

Sazid Khan

May 31, 2024

Pending approval

Fixed, Thanks there!