RMarkdown practice activity


Obtain the Github repository for the activity, which contains a starter file named rmarkdown_practice.Rmd. Use this file to re-create the layout of rmarkdown_practice.html using Markdown. You will knit your file to the HTML format. When you’re done, save your file, commit, push (upload) it to Github, and follow the How to submit section below to setup a Pull Request, which will be used for feedback.

How to submit

When you are ready to submit, be sure to save, commit, and push your final result so that everything is synchronized to Github. Then, navigate to your copy of the Github repository you used for this assignment. You should see your repository, along with the updated files that you just synchronized to Github. Confirm that your files are up-to-date, and then do the following:

  1. Click the Pull Requests tab near the top of the page.

  2. Click the green button that says “New pull request”.

  3. Click the dropdown menu button labeled “base:”, and select the option starting.

  4. Confirm that the dropdown menu button labeled “compare:” is set to master.

  5. Click the green button that says “Create pull request”.

  6. Give the pull request the following title: Submission: RMarkdown mini-assignment, FirstName LastName, replacing FirstName and LastName with your actual first and last name.

  7. In the messagebox, write My RMarkdown practice activity is complete @jkglasbrenner.

  8. Click “Create pull request” to lock in your submission.


You are encouraged to review and keep the following cheatsheets handy while working on this assignment: