 # R Program to find maximum and minimum value of a given vector

August 6, 2021, Learn eTutorial
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## What is a vector in R?

Vector can be defined as a data type that includes a list of values of the same type. each value in a vector is called its components, separated by commas. For example, consider C = (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6) and it is a vector that contains a list of values of int type.

## How to find the maximum and minimum vector in R program?

To find a vector maximum and minimum using the R program, we are using built-in functions max, min for this calculation. The values are passed to these functions directly here.

• min() function in R computes the minimum value or data frame.
• max() function in R computes the maximum value or data frame.

```min(x, na.rm = FALSE) max(x, na.rm = FALSE)```

#where.

• x is a numeric or character vector
• na.rm – a logical indicating whether missing values should be removed

## ALGORITHM

STEP 1: Assign variable num with vector values

STEP 2: Use the built-in functions

STEP 3: First print the original values

STEP 4: call `max()` with an argument as num to find the maximum value

STEP 5: call `min()` with an argument as num to find the minimum value

STEP 6: print the result of each function

## R Source Code

```                                          ```num = c(5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30)
print('Original vector is:')
print(num)
print(paste("Maximum value of the said vector:",max(num)))
print(paste("Minimum value of the said vector:",min(num)))```
```

## OUTPUT

``` "Original vector is:"
 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30
 "Maximum value of the said vector: 30"
 "Minimum value of the said vector: 5"```