[R] (no subject)

Greg Snow Greg.Snow at imail.org
Mon Nov 17 20:31:44 CET 2008

This gives a data frame rather than a matrix, but you can convert it:

x <- do.call( expand.grid, rep( list( c(-1,1) ), 20 ) )

hope this helps,

Gregory (Greg) L. Snow Ph.D.
Statistical Data Center
Intermountain Healthcare
greg.snow at imail.org

> -----Original Message-----
> From: r-help-bounces at r-project.org [mailto:r-help-bounces at r-
> project.org] On Behalf Of Salas, Andria Kay
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> I need help generating all possible combination of a vector of randomly
> assigned values of 1 and -1.  For example, a vector of 20 randomly
> placed 1s and -1s, and all possibilities (which would amount to 2^20
> total vectors).  I am able to generate one such vector (via sample(c(-
> 1,1),20,replace=TRUE)), but I do not know how to generate all the
> possibilities, which would need to be placed in a matrix.  Any help
> would be greatly appreciated!!!
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