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Here is an example of a question:
  
==Warming up==
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==Warming up==
<div class='qu'>
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<div class='qu'>
[[Read the notes about this table.]] Observe the result of running a simple SQL command.
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[[Read the notes about this table.]] Observe the result of running a simple SQL command.
<source lang='sql' class='def'>
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<source lang='sql' class='def'>
SELECT name, region, population FROM bbc
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SELECT name, region, population FROM bbc
</source>
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</source>
<source lang='html'>
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<source lang='html'>
<source lang='sql' class='ans'>
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<source lang='sql' class='ans'>
SELECT name, region, population FROM bbc
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SELECT name, region, population FROM bbc
</source>
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</source>
</div>
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</div>
 
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==Large Countries==
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==Large Countries==
<div class='qu'>
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<div class='qu'>
Show the name for the countries  that have a population of at least 200 million. (200 million is 200000000, there are eight zeros)  
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Show the name for the countries  that have a population of at least 200 million. (200 million is 200000000, there are eight zeros)  
<source lang='sql' class='def'>
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<source lang='sql' class='def'>
SELECT name FROM bbc
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SELECT name FROM bbc
WHERE population>250000000
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WHERE population>250000000
</source>
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</source>
 
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<source lang='sql' class='ans'>
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<source lang='sql' class='ans'>
SELECT name FROM bbc
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SELECT name FROM bbc
WHERE population>200000000
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WHERE population>200000000
</source>
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</source>
</div>
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</div>
</source>
 

Revision as of 22:58, 8 June 2012

SQLZoo includes tutorials and reference to support people learning SQL. It features:

  • Interactive access to several SQL engines
  • Sample databases
  • Practical exercise
  • Instant feedback on the success of the student's attempts

Format

Here is an example of a question:

==Warming up==
Read the notes about this table. Observe the result of running a simple SQL command.
 SELECT name, region, population FROM bbc
 <source lang='sql' class='ans'>
 SELECT name, region, population FROM bbc
==Large Countries==
Show the name for the countries  that have a population of at least 200 million. (200 million is 200000000, there are eight zeros) 
 SELECT name FROM bbc
 WHERE population>250000000
 SELECT name FROM bbc
 WHERE population>200000000