Exercise: Create an anonymous type in LINQ to show star signs

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Category ==> Visual C Sharp 2010  (65 exercises)
Topic ==> Advanced LINQ  (3 exercises)
Level ==> Average difficulty
Course ==> Adv C# | Classes & LINQ
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Add the files in the folder above into a new or existing project, and make the form frmStarSigns the default form.  When you run your project, you should see this:

Default form listing star signs

When you click on the button, you should see just a title for the listbox.

 

Write a LINQ expression to return an anonymous type for each star sign, containing the following two properties:

Property Notes
SignName This can use the existing class property - you don't need to rename it.
SignDate This can use the class's existing SignDate property.  You'll need to give this property a name when creating your anonymous type.

Iterate over the items in this LINQ expression, so that clicking on the button shows the following: 

Star signs with dates

When you click on the button, this is what you should see.

 

Aren't anonymous types the bees' knees?

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