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Re: Re: Re: st: pick maximum,minimum, mode and median among scalars


From   Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: Re: Re: st: pick maximum,minimum, mode and median among scalars
Date   Wed, 10 Aug 2011 17:55:39 +0100

Negating values interchanges minimum and maximum.

Consider 1,2,3,7,42 and (after negating and sorting) -42, -7, -3, -2, -1.

Nick

On Wed, Aug 10, 2011 at 4:59 PM, Zhi Su <su.zh@husky.neu.edu> wrote:
>  Why entering parameter (-mBeta) in
> the mata function can produce index for minimum?

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