# the cyclist

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Using a GLM model to predict the response factor from a fixed factor

I'm very confused about how you have coded the model. Specifically, The first input to fitglm should be the predictor variable,...

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Turning an entire script into a function

Put this code into a file named battleship.m function [] = battleship() clear all close all clc rowdim=input('give me...

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kstest for uniform distribution

From the documentation: "The one-sample Kolmogorov-Smirnov test is only valid for continuous cumulative distribution functions."...

3 days ago | 0

Using Linear Mixed Models with two fixed factors and a random factor

You can fit such a model using the fitlme function from the Statistics and Machine Learning Toolbox. I think the following code...

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How to find area under curve

I did not open your text file, but assuming you got that plot using plot(x,y) then it should be as easy as trapz(x,y)

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How to bin IDX based on previous IDX value?

Is this what you mean? a = [0 0 1 2 2 1 2 2 1 0 1 0 2]; loc2 = a(2:end)==2; pre = a(1:end-1); b = 1 + find(loc2 & (pre=...

8 days ago | 0

how do we make vector the same length ( i get the error: vector must be the same length)

I think you intended elementwise division. See the documentation for array vs. matrix operations. x=linspace(0,100); y=linspac...

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I have this code in matlab but it does not work alone. I think I need a script for it.

Works for me. Here is an example f = @(x) x.^2 - 1; df = @(x) 2*x; Newton_method(f,df,3,1.e-6,500) function x = Newton_...

10 days ago | 0

How to plot the figure in the while loop ?

Try putting the figure command and the hold on commands before the while loop (and put the figure command before the hold on). ...

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How to create a matrix using two arrays (x & y) and a formula that uses x & y

Use the meshgrid function to create 2-dimensional grids from the x and y vectors. The first example in the documentation is very...

12 days ago | 1

How do I show this matrix in Matlab?

N = 5; % Change this to 50000 for your case a = 3; % The diagonal value b = -1; % The off-diagonal value % Create the matr...

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Trying to multiply these matrices and getting error "Dimensions of arrays being concatenated are not consistent."

vqs_ is a 1x501 vector. You can't concatenate the scalar vds to it vertically, which is what you are trying to do.

12 days ago | 1

Generate random errors for data with specific covariance matrices

If you have the Statistics and Machine Learning Toolbox, you can generate correlated normal variables with the mvnrnd function.

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how to give title of the legends?

You can use the legend function.

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How to create matrix with Standard deviation from every 5 columns of another matrix?

Here is one way: % Pretend data [Use your actual data instead] M = randn(100,20); % Reshape into the slices needed for stan...

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Using Histogram to create a figure with multiple data sets

One possibility would be to use histcounts to get the bin counts (instead of histogram to plot the bins directly), and then a st...

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How to update array inside a database

I don't fully know the answer, but here are a couple thoughts. I highly doubt you need to explore JDBC. If ODBC works for fetch...

16 days ago | 0

Cost matrix from an array without for loop.

You can use implicit expansion to subtract the two vector from each other, by transposing one of them. cost = abs(domain-domain...

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Is there a way to avoid this inaccuracy when converting an string to a double and then to an unsigned int? I have tried using str2num() but get the same result.Thanks!

The reason for this is that MATLAB uses double-precision arithmetic by default, which will typically give approximately 15 decim...

17 days ago | 0

Extract data from matrices and arrays using vectors of coordinates

Use the sub2ind function to convert the subscripts to a linear index into the matrix. Using your example: A = [1 2 3; 3 4 5; 8...

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For loop for correlation - linear indexing

I think you need to use A{:,i} instead of A(:,i) in the call to corrcoef.

18 days ago | 1

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Why LDA model generate a topic include stop words although these words don't exist in the data ?

I don't think it is possible to answer this question well without seeing the data. I think it is extraordinarily unlikely that ...

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How to do a gauss partial pivot?

A = [1 2 3; 2 -1 1; 1 1 1] A./abs(max(A,[],2))

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Question about sorting an array column by column

choose_data = sort(choose_data) will sort every column independently. Ascending sorting is the default, so you don't need to sp...

18 days ago | 0

Please explain how does this file work?

Because it does look like MATLAB code, it looks like you could add a .m extension to the file, and run it normally. I'm not sur...

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What " *.form='full' " means in making structure??

This is a GAMS question, not a MATLAB question. It looks like this page from the GAMS documentation discussing the form field. ...

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Error in line for CVX

I don't know CVX, but the error message seems straightforward. My best guess is that m is a variable of type cvx, and you are tr...

19 days ago | 0

How to change variable value for every iteration in a for loop?

for na = 1:length(a) for n=1:length(x) %Coefficient of Lift at each panel l(n) = f(n).*(a(na))-((z(n)).*(...

19 days ago | 0

How to plot specific values from a matrix of 10*10

M = [0 1 0 2; 0 2 0 3; 0 3 0 4]; colsToPlot = not(all(M==0)); figure plot(M(:,colsToPlot))

19 days ago | 0

How to set a column vector as a legend name within multiple plots?

Don't take the transpose: legend(strcat('Alpha=',num2str(a1)))

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