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SSAS - TABULAR EXERCISES
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- Measures (3)
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SSAS - tabular | DAX queries exercise | Create basic queries in DAX using the EVALUATE statement
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If you haven't already done so, run the SQL script in the above folder in SQL Server Management Studio to generate a database (not for commercial use or copying) called MAM.
Within SSMS (or within DAX Studio, if you're lucky enough to have it working on your computer) create a query to list out all of the towns in the database, in alphabetical order by name:
The first few towns that your query should list out.
Too easy? Write another query using the TOPN function which lists out the first 5 shopping centres in square metre area order:
The 5 largest shopping centres, in descending size order.
Optionally, combine your queries into a single file called Evaluation copy.txt, then close it down.