SSAS - multidimensional | Writing MDX Queries exercise | MDX query using set of Mayan months

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Software ==> SSAS - multidimensional  (21 exercises)
Version ==> SSAS 2008 R2 and later
Topic ==> Writing MDX Queries  (3 exercises)
Level ==> Average difficulty
Subject ==> SSAS training
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You suspect that the Mayan month of Kayeb has deep significance for your product sales.  Create a query investigating sales for the Kayeb months for 2009 and 2010 across shopping centres:

SSAS Analysis Services exercise - Writing MDX Queries (image 1)

You'll need to use a set to get the two months as column headers

Save this query as Mayan Minefield.

Too easy?  Try amending your query so that it shows total sales by centre type and species, but only for the two months shown above:

SSAS Analysis Services exercise - Writing MDX Queries (image 2)

The figures should add up to the same amount as for the first query

Save this query as Mayan Minefield 2, then close it down.

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