[R] How to use a sequence of covariates in linear model (lm)?

R. Michael Weylandt michael.weylandt at gmail.com
Fri Feb 3 16:51:13 CET 2012

Usually that's what the dot in a formula is used for.


lm(Petal.Width ~ ., data = iris)


On Fri, Feb 3, 2012 at 10:45 AM, michael <tufemichael at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have a high dimension linear model:
> y~ x1 + x2 + ... + x_n.  n is very large.
> For linear model fit, I wish to use a sequence of covariates, say X1 to
> X200, without typing every single covariate in the function (my variable
> names are coded in the pattern of X1, X2, ...). I think all.var or
> all.names might have worked but I can't figure out how to do it. Please
> help.
> Thanks,
> Michael
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