# Software for R Markdown

Before you can start off with R Markdown on your local system, there are several programs you need. Which of the following pieces of software do you need to compile R Markdown documents into HTML, pdf, and MS Word documents?

Technically, you only need Latex if you want to compile a document into a pdf.

A. RStudio
B. R
C. The rmarkdown R package
D. The knitr R package
E. Pandoc
F. Latex
G. Microsoft Word
H. A web browser