Splitting Data into Training and Test Sets with R

In this tutorial, you will learn how to split sample into training and test data sets with R.

The following code splits 70% of the data selected randomly into training set and the remaining 30% sample into test data set.
data<-read.csv("c:/datafile.csv")

dt = sort(sample(nrow(data), nrow(data)*.7))
train<-data[dt,]
test<-data[-dt,]

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