Date: Wed, 30 May 2001 06:58:47 -0400
Reply-To: "William B. Ware" <wbware@EMAIL.UNC.EDU>
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From: "William B. Ware" <wbware@EMAIL.UNC.EDU>
Subject: Re: Square of variable
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On the menu toolbar, click on Transform -> Compute. Then enter the name
of the new variable in the left box, like agesq. In the right box, put
age*age, or age**2.
On Wed, 30 May 2001, Melinda Mills wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> It is probably simple and I just can't find the function, but does
> anyone know how I can compute the square of a variable, for
> example, age-squared?